Oktay Kılınç

Senior Product Manager

 [email protected] 
 +90 (544) 308-7091
 Istanbul, Turkey

Experience

Senior Product Manager @ Hürriyet, April 2017 - Present

Product Manager @ Hürriyet + Radikal, Feb 2015 - April 2017

  • Led more than 100 developers, product & UX designers and launched 10+ products & 100+ features.
  • Positioned video as a product in Hürriyet and increased video views by 50%.
  • Broke Radikal's all time traffic record with a new 2015 elections product.
  • Worked with and coordinated 9 departments with over 50 stakeholders on a regular basis.

Product Manager @ HARIBO, Sep 2013 - Feb 2015

  • Managed 300+ active products and brands across the globe, serving 40+ countries.
  • Became market leader reaching 42% market share in soft confectionery market in Turkey.
  • Single-handedly managed all of HARIBO's digital marketing activities in Turkey.

Co-Founder @ Volk Digital, June 2011 - June 2012

  • Co-founded a digital marketing agency.
  • Landed L'Oreal's Vichy brand as #1 customer.

Assistant Project Manager @ Karinca Logistics, Sep 2010 - July 2011

  • Completed a 5M € worth 40.000 sqm warehouse project in 8 months vs 12 month min. estimate.

Education

Sabanci University, 2005 - 2010

B.A. Economics

Istanbul German High School, 1997 - 2005

Science & Mathematics

Languages

Turkish

Native

English

Fluent

German

Fluent

Spanish

Basic

Skills

Python

Intermediate

HTML

Intermediate

CSS

Intermediate

JavaScript

Intermediate

jQuery

Intermediate

React.JS

Basic