Selected 2007

Fırat İşbecer

  • Current company Commencis
  • Location Turkey
  • Industry Enterprise Software & Services

Firat Isbecer is an entrepreneur and a seed investor. He co-founded Pozitron, a software company focusing on mobile banking, commerce and payments which became one of the fastest growing enterprise software companies in Europe with clients across the globe.

After a multi year exponential growth and a successful international expansion, Pozitron was acquired by London-based fintech star Monitise plc in 2014.

After the acquisition, Isbecer joined Monitise and oversaw the company’s regional operations as the MEA Managing Director. Monitise MEA quickly became the most profitable business unit of Monitise Group.

In 2017, Monitise Group was fully acquired by the US-based, Fiserv Inc, one of the world’s largest fin-tech companies with more than 50,000 employees.

Shortly after the acquisition, Firat Isbecer left Fiserv and founded his newest venture, Commencis.

Commencis helps leading brands grow and scale in digital, powered by it’s Big Data, Analytics and Cloud products.

Isbecer is also an active seed investor. Member of Galata Business Angels, Turkey’s first angel investor group.

After graduating from Robert College in İstanbul, Firat received his Bachelor’s Degree from Galatasaray University, and his Master’s Degree from a joint programme by Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne and École Normale Supérieure in Paris. He was selected into Fortune Turkey’s 40 under 40 list numerous times.

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