Gizem Gökpınar

Angestellt, Head of Strategic Partnerships,

istanbul, Turkey


Project Management
Product Development
Project Planning
Data Analysis
Product Management
Digital Strategy
Agile Methodologies
Mobile Applications
Software Development
Digital Media
Social Media
Digital Marketing
Web Development
Web Analytics
Business Development
Change Management
Online Advertising
Competitive Analysis
Business Strategy
Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
Google Analytics
Microsoft SQL Server


Professional experience for Gizem Gökpınar

  • Current 6 years and 6 months, since Dec 2017

    Head of Strategic Partnerships

    •Responsible for product strategy, product growth, defining and delivering key product features from concept to production roll-out within a cross functional agile team in Turkey’s biggest global scale e-commerce company • Responsible for maximizing the business results and customer value for the development and deployment of the products • Working closely and communicate effectively with IT • End2end product vision and strategy for payment

  • 1 year and 8 months, May 2016 - Dec 2017

    Product Manager

    Dorabase Telecom

    - Account and project management for Vodafone Turkey’s digital TV platform - Work closely with Vodafone to align project with business goals and responsible for coordination between shareholders - Define project scope, schedule, resource planning and analyze possible risks - Control and test the quality of deliverables - Define key product features and measure the metrics to maintain business performance and develop product road-map - Identify competitive positioning opportunities by analyzing the data

  • 2 years and 2 months, Apr 2013 - May 2015

    Product Manager

    Radikal Newspaper

    - Define the product road-map and priorities based on business objectives and KPIs. - Plan, staff and drive IT, Product Development and Digital Marketing strategies by maximizing user engagement and reach rate, structuring new product opportunities for web and native products and competitive analysis - Project management with Agile Scrum Methodology - Define product KPIs and analyzing product performance to drive product strategy - Prepare strategic reports for upper level of management

  • 2 years and 6 months, Oct 2010 - Mar 2013

    Information Technology Supervisor

    Radikal Newspaper

    - Supervise technical operations and providing technical direction to the project team (4 people) provides solutions with ASP.NET, JAVA, C#, SQL - Provide project schedule, technical requirements, resources, risks and team workload to meet business priorities - Develop products for web and native platforms - Manage, understand clients' needs and developing products and services - Build SEO and Social Media strategy

  • 3 years and 9 months, Feb 2007 - Oct 2010

    Software Developer

    Hürriyet Newspaper

    - Develop software projects with ASP.Net - Analyze and structure CRM data - Database Administration for SQL Server

Educational background for Gizem Gökpınar

  • 2 years and 5 months, Sep 2014 - Jan 2017

    Executive MBA

    Bahçeşehir University, Turkey

    Change Management, Global Strategic Management, Leadership Development, Behavioral and Cognitive Leadership, Marketing, Managerial Economics

  • 4 years and 6 months, Sep 2002 - Feb 2007

    Information Technology

    Işık University, Turkey

    %100 High Honor Scholarship, Ranked 1st in the graduating senior class of IT department in 2007


  • Turkish

    First language

  • English


  • German


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