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Serkan Sevim

Serkan Sevim is a serial entrepreneur and investor with experience in internet businesses and technologies.

 

Sevim is the co-founder and CEO of Medianova, a video streaming and cloud service provider which currently manages a big portion of the internet video traffic in Turkey. Medianova serves mainly Turkish corporate customers and delivers about 2 billion images/day and millions/day video and music files serving about 40 million end users monthly.

 

On November 2011, Medianova ranked the 5th Fastest Growing Technology Company in Turkey by Deloitte Fast50. After that, Medianova won Fast50 five times in a row in 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015. Also, Medianova was runner-up on Eurocloud Award in 2014 and 2015.

 

Prior Medianova, Sevim launched 444cicek.com, an online flower business which is sold with a successful exit on October 2011. 444cicek had 150,000+ customers in Turkey during the time.

 

Between 1998 and 2005, Sevim started and managed Mezun Group, an online media and telecommunications company in the USA.

In 2002, Mezun became the "Fastest Growing Private Firm in Baltimore" according to Baltimore Business Journal.

In 2004, Sevim became the finalists at the "Entrepreneur of the Year" Award by  Ernst&Young in Maryland, USA and in 2010, Mezun was sold to international investors.

 

Sevim is active in the social responsibilities and now is the president of 30 years old GYIAD, Young Executives and Businessman Association of Turkey.



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