About Us

Smart Advice is a fintech company providing financial solutions for banking, insurance, pension and asset management industries focusing on AI and behavioural finance. Its main aim is to create new financial products and design a new financial experience by offering an all-in-one solution including robo-advice, gamification and social trade.

Innovation is one of the top issues in the financial services sector that all institutions want to advance. They see innovation as one of the most important strategic values for both increasing their financial performance and presence in the market. The future of financial services is reshaped by disruptive innovations.

The main areas for innovation include empowered investors, process externalization, crowd funding, alternative lending, shifting customer preferences, new market platforms, smarter and faster machines, and cashless world.

At Smart Advice, we’ve zeroed in on empowered investors.

MANAGEMENT TEAM

Onur YURTSEVER, Founder & CEO

He is a graduate of Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Department of Political Science and Public Administration. He has a Master's Degree in Capital Markets from Marmara University and Finance and Investment from University of Exeter in the UK. He is currently a PhD candidate in Design, Technology and Society at Özyeğin University.

He has 17 years of banking and finance experience, including 3 years in Amsterdam and London. He had several responsibilities in asset and wealth management, private banking, investment banking and capital markets. 

He worked at the top financial institutions which are Garanti Bank, Garanti Bank Netherlands, Fibabank, YapıKredi Bank, Industrial Development Bank of Turkey, Finans Invest and ING Bank. His last position was the Head of Investment Products at ING Bank and Head of Discretionary Investment Management at ING Bank Asset Management. 

Abdurrahman BEŞİNCİ, Co-Founder & CTO

He has graduated from Boğaziçi University, Department of Computer Engineering. He worked as a Software Developer at Inveon for 2 years. After that, he established his own company, which provides IT solutions focusing on content management systems, web applications and mobile developments. He has 15 years of work experience in his field. His areas of expertise are C#, Javascript, Html, CSS, TSQL. 

Emre GÖNÜLTAŞ, Lead Developer

He has graduated from Koç University, Istanbul, Department of Computer Engineering. He has 10 years of work experince. His areas of expertise are C#, Java, C/C++, HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

Can ÜZÜM, Front-End Developer

He has graduated from Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Department of Computer Engineering. He has 10 years of work experience in his field.  His areas of expertise are C#, Javascript, Html, CSS, TSQL programming languages.

Arda İNCEOĞLU, AI Developer

He has graduated from Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Department of Computer Engineering. He has a Master's Degree in Computer Engineering and is a Phd Candidate in Computer Engineering at Istanbul Technical University. He is also a researcher at Artificial Intelligence and Robotics Lab at the same university. He has 5 years of work experience. His areas of expertise are Multimodal Perception, Sensor Fusion, Deep Learning and Cognitive Robotics.