MANAGEMENT AND THE TEAM
HERE ARE THE KEY CONTACTS FOR YOU...
Mr. Kemal KIRIKKANAT,
Founder and Chairman of Freight Forwarders Family Worldwide Agents Network and INO Networks Group. He was born in Switzerland, grew up in Turkey, lived in Hong Kong since years and turned back to hometown Turkey in 2016. He is the first person who has established privately owned agent network organizations for freight forwarders and logistics companies on global scale in TURKEY. His first steps into logistics industry started at high school times, continued with productive internships during university years and starting from young ages, he took place in business environment. He has a Bachelor Degree in International Logistics & Transportation and Master’s Degree in Management and Organization.
Mr.KIRIKKANAT has rich experience in International Freight Forwarding industry and strengthened his knowledge with various certificate programs in time such as E-Foreign Trade Specialist, Logistics Management, Cargo Sales and Marketing, DGR, Office Programs, Photoshop, Flash, Web Design (DW, HTML/CSS) and Web Program (PHP). He was also the shareholder of two International Freight Forwarding & Logistics Companies in Turkey. He has contributed to Turkish Logistics sector with his new concept introducing “Online Logistics Seminar Certificate Program” distance learning method with the slogan of “Isi Patrondan Ogren” (Learn business from the boss). He was teaching logistics online with totally different concept focusing on practices and sharing his valuable experiences about the sector. He was also issuing certificate - APPROVED by Turkey Ministry of National Education - to his students in collaboration with TOROS UNIVERSITY located at Mersin, TURKEY.
Mrs. Selda KIRIKKANAT
is the General Coordinator of Freight Forwarders Family Worldwide Agents Network and INO Networks Group. She has a Bachelor Degree in English Language and Literature.
After graduated from university, she taught English in one of the famous English Language Course Centers in Turkey on the weekends and during the weekdays she started to work in logistics department in one of the main suppliers of Ford & Land Rover. She became the logistics chief of the company and then she started to work at one of the biggest Turkish auto and building glass suppliers as the import and export executive. She strengthened her knowledge with various programs such as E-Foreign Specialist, Web Design and Web Program. She worked in every step of agent networking, marketing and annual general meeting arrangements. She still expertly coordinates all daily activities of INO Networks Group and especially manages contract process with business partners. Mrs.Selda KIRIKKANAT and Mr.Kemal KIRIKKANAT have been working together as husband and wife since 2010.
Mrs. Asli GOK
joined the INO Team at Membership Services Department in December 2014. She studied German Translation and Interpreting at University. During her education she had been abroad with education programs to improve her language and worked different Hotels in Turkey as guest relations officer. After graduated from university, she started to work as a translator in business life. She is experienced in hospitality management, guest relations services and translation departments. Upon completion of two years in membership services, she strengthened her knowledge about meetings, conferences, exhibitions and assigned as Events Supervisor at the beginning of 2017. She manages the preparation and registration process for Annual General Meetings. This position gained her much experience in marketing, networking and MICE industry. She provides excellent support in bringing members together far and wide for mutual benefits.
Ms. Selcan CANITEZ
joined the INO Team at Membership Services Department in July 2017. She has a Bachelor Degree and Master’s Degree in Tourism Management. During her education, she interned in different travel agencies and she worked in a tourism and organization company. She has been abroad with student exchange program during her university education as well. After graduated from university, she started to work as a medical sales representative in one of the biggest pharmaceutical companies in Turkey. Then, she continued to work as sales representative in one of the world-wide known travel agencies. Ms.Selcan handles the day-to-day running of the network and especially referral program. She is responsible for membership process and activities to provide outstanding customer service.
Ms. Ceren CIFTCI joined the INO Team at Membership Services Department in October 2018. She studied English Language and Literature at University. During her education, she worked in various short-term jobs in the retail field and also freelance jobs as a translator to gain experience and improve language skills. After graduating from the university, she started her career in the INO Networks Group. Above all, Ms. Ceren is responsible for the assistance to the members, interior announcements and news page. She also handles documentation and manages social media accounts of INO Networks' (3F, FM and OPCA) to increase the communication between members and keep members up to date with the most recent news.
Mrs. Gozde OZCAGLAR KAYA joined the INO Team at Membership Services Department in November 2018. She studied Business Administration in the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences at University. During her education, she worked for an international non-governmental and not-for-profit youth-run organization as volunteer project director. Thanks to the projects she volunteered for, she gained experience at leadership development, cross-cultural relations, and volunteer exchange programs across the globe. Then, she started to work as a PR assistant in Directorate Press and Public Relations Directorate of the University that she graduated from. After graduating from the University, she continued to work as a Public Relations Responsible in hospitality industry. Now, Mrs. Gozde plays a key role in researching and enrolling the best cargo professionals from all over the world. She is responsible for the membership process and activities that provide outstanding customer service.
Mrs. Marta SEVINC joined the INO Team at Membership Services Department in January 2019. She has a bachelor degree in Tourism Management. During her education, she did her internship at a five-star hotel in Istanbul. After graduating from the university, she started to work as a reservation representative for all restaurants and outlets of well-known imperial palace hotel in Istanbul, TURKEY. She continued to work as Sales and Marketing Assistant at the same hotel. Then, she was assigned as Catering Sales Coordinator. Mrs. Marta processes membership renewals, pre-accounting and new registrations in the network. She also assists Event Department at the INO Networks Group to arrange well-organised events for freight forwarders and logistics companies.
Mrs. Hatice YARDIMCI joined the INO Team as Office Attendant in November 2018. She graduated from Anatolian Hotel Management and Tourism Vocational High School. She has many years experience as Sales Person at souvenir shop and Office Attendant. Her responsibilities at the INO Team includes keeping files in orderly and organized way, passing on official documents between various departments, making sure officers staff has all the basic needs at their desks, cleaning office premises and ensuring that the office is properly locked, collecting and delivering office items, documents, mail and parcels as instructed, preparing and serving beverages to officers and guests.