27 February – 5 March Turkey Startup Ecosystem Summary

Here you can read this post in these languages:

Last week, 5 Turkish startups received investment in the entrepreneurship ecosystem and 1 startup purchase has been made. The headquarters of the startups that received investment were distributed as Istanbul, Tallinn, United Kingdom and California. 1 venture capital investment fund was also established.

The vertical distribution of the startups receiving investment is as follows:

1 Health Technologies

1 Blockchain / Web3

1 Service Banking (BaaS)

1 Motor Vehicle Manufacturing

1 Real Estate

News of the Week

Last week, 1 Venture Capital Investment Fund (GSYF) received establishment permission.

In the Turkish Capital Markets Board (CBM) bulletin published on Thursday, Marh 2; It was announced that 1 portfolio company received establishment permission for 1 venture capital investment fund.

Permitted Funds:

Gri Portföy Yönetimi AŞ Second Venture Capital Investment Fund

🎯 Health technology startup Ciel Laboratories raised funding.

Ciel Laboratories, the startup that develops high technology on liposomes, received an investment with a valuation of 5.64 million TL. The investment tour led by Alesta Yatırım.

Transaction Type: Investment

Investment Amount:

Valuation: 5.640.000 TL

Investors: Alesta Yatırım

Co-founders: Sezi Kaya

🎯 Web3 startup GAMI Techonology raised funding.

Technology startup GAMI Technology, which continues its activities in the field of Web3 and blockchain, received an investment of 3.5 million TL from Bulls Girişim.

Transaction Type: Investment

Investment Amount: 3.500.000 TL


Investors: Bulls Girişim


🎯 Service banking platform Rackle raised funding.

Rackle, which develops banking solutions for companies that want to provide banking services in their country or abroad, received an investment of 500 thousand Euros in its Seed round. The investment round was held with the participation of Arz Portföy and Deniz Türkkan.

Transaction Type: Investment

Investment Amount: €500.000


Investors: Arz Portföy, Deniz Türkkan

Co-founders: Doğukan Gözeten, Kayhan Gözeten

🎯 Delivery robots manifacturer Robeff raised funding.

Robeff, the startup that designs electric and driverless delivery vehicles, received an investment with a valuation of $1.5 million. The investment round was co-led by Yıldız Tekno GSYO and Adventures Girişim Sermayesi Yatırım Fonu.

Transaction Type: Investment

Investment Amount:

Valuation: $1.500.000

Investors: Yıldız Tekno GSYO, Adventures Girişim Sermayesi Yatırım Fonu

Co-founders: Özkan Köroğlu, Coşkun Arslan, Yunus Emre Elaydın, Ahmet Can Kara, Hüseyin Baki İnan

🎯 Decoration service platform Homster raised funding.

Homster, which provides a cloud-based, fully automatic and real-time customizable interior design service to its customers, received an investment with a valuation of $4 million. The investment round was held with the participation of Keiretsu Forum TürkiyeAegean Ventures and Ben Esplin.

Transaction Type: Investment

Investment Amount:

Valuation: $4.000.000

Investors: Keiretsu Forum Türkiye, Aegean Ventures, Ben Esplin

Co-founders: Arda Kaya

🛒 Production platform Xometry acquires Tridi.

Tridi, which makes special production on demand in Turkey, has acquired by its US-based rival Xometry.

Transaction Type: Acquisition

Investors: Xometry

Co-founders: Sultan Nur Bulut, Çınar Topaloğlu, Onur Keskin

Other News of the Week:

📌 Q Charge, the first project of Meta Mobility Energy, which produces solutions for the electricity and energy needs of the mobility sector, went on a crowdfunding tour with the target of 37.5 million TL, financing through the fonbulucu.

📌 Banking and rewards platform Bluedot, which aims to improve the after-sales experience for electric vehicles, has joined the startup acceleration program Y Combinator.

📌 BV Portfolio Gaming and Technology Variable Fund has launched. The fund contains at least 80 percent shares of games and related technologies.

📌 The applications for the Startup Mockup Entrepreneurship and Idea Contest, organized by Yıldız Technical University Entrepreneurship Club, have started.


Find the best startup jobs or launch your future unicorn company, meet the best talents and startups, and get in contact with international accelerators and investors to grow!

For more information startupcentrum.com

To take part in the StartupCentrum Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Summary of Turkey or MENA series and to be our supporter: [email protected]

Recent Articles

Related Posts


Lütfen yorumunuzu giriniz!
Lütfen isminizi buraya giriniz