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Mehmet YILMAZ

Senior Auditor, CPA

mehmet.yilmaz@centrumdenetim.com

Mehmet is a senior auditor at Centrum Consulting and joined in the firm in 2015.

He is responsible for the firm's outsourcing services.

Mehmet at Centrum Auditing serves his clients in the fields of tax, full tax certification and independent auditing.

Mehmet worked as accounting officer at Gür Mali Müşavirlik during 2005-2011.
He worked as an auditor at Fatih Denetim ve Yeminli Mali Müşavirlik A.Ş. in the years of 2011-2014. In that period, Mehmet involved in projects which allowed the clients including SMEs to adopt the new Turkish Commercial Code and Turkish Accounting and Reporting Standards.

Mehmet was senior auditor at Ertürk YMM ve Bağımsız Denetim A.Ş. during the period of 2014-2015. In that firm, he acted as project manager and involved the projects covering e-bookkeeping applications, year-end procedures and implementation of material accuracy of inspection procedures to the companies.

In his working years, he carried out tax audits with the firms conducting business in textile, food, tourism, energy, engineering, construction, retailing, fuel-oil and automotive industry.

Mehmet is specialised in full certification reports, purpose-made reports, revision risk reports, IFRS reports and foundation reports.

He holds a CPA title since 2010.

He is also entitled as independent auditor by Public Oversight, Accounting and Auditing Standards Authority of Turkey.

He began his high education at Karadeniz Technical University and continued it at Marmara University after a successful transfer based on high grades in the initial year of his university education. He graduated from the department of business at Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences of Marmara University in 2006.

He holds a master degree from the Fiscal Law Department at Social Sciences Institute of Marmara University. Mehmet carried out thesis studies on ''Spendings on Education and Health in Turkey and OECD Countries''

He also conducted academic studies on tax crime and recording of informal economy fields at Marmara University.

Gökhan ŞİT

Senior Auditor, CPA

gokhan.sit@centrumdenetim.com

Gökhan is a senior auditor at Centrum Auditing and joined in the firm in 2015.

He is responsible for the firm's outsourcing services.

Gökhan serves his clients within the fields of tax, full tax certification and independent auditing.

He worked as an accounting supervisor and assistant accounting manager at a private company for the years of 2005-2008.

Gökhan held the position of assistant certified public accountant (CPA) and acted as manager at a CPA company for the years of 2008-2011. In that company, he served his clients in the fields of company establishment, preparation of bank's staff pay rolling and social security withholding.

In 2011-2014, he worked as a large engineering company which has 14 branches in Turkey, and he supervised a team of 20 employees. He managed the all procedures for the company's branch establishments in Turkey. Gökhan also involved in projects which allowed the company to adopt the new Turkish Commercial Code and managed internal trainings in that sense.

He is specialised in the practices of social security issues, pay rolling, full certification reports, audit and IFRS reports.

Gökhan worked as CPA in an auditing firm in 2014 and 2015. He carried out tax audits with the firms which have active business in textile, food, tourism, energy, retailing, engineering, construction and automotive industry.

Gökhan provides services as a CPA within the fields of book keeping, tax returns, reporting and accounting.

He holds a CPA title since 2010.

He is also entitled as independent auditor by Public Oversight, Accounting and Auditing Standards Authority of Turkey.

He graduated from the Accounting and Tax Department of Marmara University.

Selçuk ALAGÖZ

Senior Auditor

selcuk.alagoz@centrumdenetim.com

Selçuk Alagöz joined Centrum Auduting in 2017 and holds a position of senior auditor at the Company.

He provides consulting services in, tax certification, accounting and social security.

He worked for Toksoylar Accounting Ltd. as an Accounting manager.

He worked for Koçak Gold Foreign Trade Inc. as an accounting manager in 2012-2013. He also took part in application of inflation accounting at the Company.

He worked for Fatih Auditing and Sworn-in Accountancy Inc. as a Tax Auditor in 2013-2014.

He held a position at MBD Marka Independent Audit and Sworn-in Accountancy Services Inc. in 2015-2017. He served as a Tax Auditor.

He conducted audits for the companies that operate in the field of textile , food industry, tourism, power, retail, oil, manufacturing and automotive industry through his career.

He has a very command of compiling reports that includes tax certification, revision, risk, international financial reports and reports for special purposes.

He has been holding Public Accountant Certificate since 2011.

He is a holder of Independent Auditor title granted by KGK(Public Oversight, Accounting and Auduting Standarts Authority)

He graduated from Kocaeli University 2003 and holds an Associate Degree in Accounting and Tax Applications.

He graduated from University of Anatolia in 2005 and holds a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration.

Mehmet Ceyhun

Senior Auditor, CPA

mehmet.ceyhun@centrumdenetim.com

He has joined Centrum Auditing in 2017 and holds a position of senior auditor at the Company.

He provides advisory services in Outsourcing, Tax and Independent Audit.

He is specialized in full certification reports, independent audit reports, purpose-made reports, revision and risk reports.

He has received a CPA title in 2017.

He has studied Accounting and Financial Management and graduated from Başkent University as best student of the department in 2012. Afterwards, he took master degree on Accounting and Finance at Başkent University.

He has worked as a Senior Auditor at Independent Audit, Tax and Advisory companies. In this period, he has given audit and advisory services to the Turkey’s leading companies that operating in Construction, Energy and Tourism.

He has projects and writings on International Accounting Standards and Turkish Tax Laws.

He knows English well.

Betül ÇAM

Auditor, CPA

betul.ural@centrumdenetim.com

Betül is a tax auditor at Centrum Auditing and joined the firm in 2015.

She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and working at tax department of Centrum Auditing.

She mainly focuses on tax and related consultancy services.

Betül worked at Kontolmatik Enerji ve Mühendislik A.Ş. as an accountant during the period of 2011-2012.

In the years of 2012-2015, Betül held a tax auditor position at Birleşik Uzmanlar YMM ve Bağımsız Denetim A.Ş.

She carried out accounting audits in order to determine whether financial tables indicating the financial results of company activities and other financial data are accurate.

Betül also involved revaluation, depreciation, determination of tax exemptions and exceptions in line with tax law, valuation of active and passive accounts and book inventory works.

In her working years, she conducted tax audits within the textile, accommodation, energy, agriculture, construction, IT and education industries.

Betül is specialised in full certification reports, specific-purpose reports, revision risk reports, foreign management reports and foundation reports.

Betül also advises her clients as a tax advisor in the field of book keeping, tax return execution, accounting record and periodical tax table formation.

She has also expertise in the field of private teaching institutions and carried out auditing work in this field.

She involved in tax audits with biggest foundations in Turkey, and prepared reports for those institutions.

She holds a CPA title since 2015.

She graduated from Istanbul University Management Department in 2011.

In 2016, Betül obtained a Master of Science degree in audit and accounting from Beykent University.

She carried on academic studies on financial leasing at Beykent University.

Eyüp KÜTÜK

Staff Accountant

eyup.kutuk@centrumdenetim.com

Eyüp joined Centrum Auditing in 2017, and working as a Staff Accountant.

His duties and responsibilities include compiling ad-hoc reports, satisfying the reporting requests, and carrying out due diligence to prepare and submit tax forms of the foreign clients with companies operating in Turkey.

He is experienced in bookkeeping processes, tax form preparations, composing consensus letters and responding consensus letters sent by other businesses.

He worked as a supervisor, responsible for sales and operations in an international travel agency in 2006-2008. End of the 2008, he decided to continue his career in United States of America

Between 2008-2011 he studied American Language in Uceda Institute in New Jersey / USA.

He was management coordinator at the largest energy company in USA in 2009-2015. He performed checking daily shift reports, completing missing orders, making ready weekly employee shift program and preparing payroll list.

He held a Business Planning Supervisor position at an oil and energy corporate company between 2015-2017. He supported the company in checking vendors monthly offers and making new deals, setting monthly promotions and programs with suppliers, following vendors rebate agreement, preparing monthly payment reports, checking daily shift reports, following house accounts' rebate payments, making ready supplies list for 78 locations and responding to customer and supplier complaints.

He had a bachelor's degree from Travel Management of Balıkesir University in 2006. He graduated at the top of one’s in class. In his college years, he was the volunteer member of Leonardo Da Vinci Program in Europe Union. In this program he was internship in Dusseldorf / Germany. He speaks English fluently

Sebahattin AYTEKİN

VAT Specialist, CPA

sebahattin.aytekin@centrumdenetim.com

Sebahattin joined in Centrum Auditing in 2016.

He supervises the VAT services department of the firm.

Sebahattin worked as VAT specialist at Ertürk Yeminli Mali Müşavirlik ve Bağımsız Denetim A.Ş. within the years of 2007-2015.

His VAT capabilities include: preparing lists for VAT return and uploading these lists to internet tax office, answering risk analysis reports delivered from the tax office, drafting VAT return reports and replying official letters on insufficiency of documentation.

He concluded many VAT return applications with tax offices such as VAT returns from sales subject to reduced VAT rates, VAT returns from the export sales of goods and services, VAT returns from export listed sales, VAT returns from the sales within the incentive program, VAT returns from the sales for which a withholding tax is applicable, VAT returns from the delivery of goods related to national security, VAT returns from international transportation VAT exemption.

Sebahattin handled VAT applications for many companies active in tourism, food, construction, textile, footwear, cinema, sanity, steel pipe and other industries.

He also provided services where a CPA report is required for tax deferral and abetment due to deliveries of goods within inward procession certificate and services related to special consumption tax return applications.

He holds a certified public accountant (CPA) title since 2014.

He graduated from the department of business administration at the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences of Anadolu University.

He participated in the master program on business administration at Istanbul Gelişim University during the period of 2013-2014 and obtained a master's degree from the program.

Mehmet TOPAL

Accounting Supervisor

mehmet.topal@centrumdenetim.com

Mehmet works as the accounting supervisor at Centrum Auditing and joined the firm in 2015.

He supports the firm in the audit field.

Mehmet also serves his clients in the fields of pay rolling and its prosecution, tax return execution, accounting records and letter of agreements.

Mehmet was an educator on accounting and taught in private classes in the years of 2011-2015.

He worked as an expert handling inventory records at the production department of a private company within the years of 2006-2009.

He was a bookkeeping agent specialised in inventory records, invoicing and company payments transactions in another private company during the period of 2009-2011.

Mehmet continues his apprenticeship at Centrum Auditing and a candidate for certified public accountancy.

He had a bachelor's degree from Economics Department of Istanbul University in 2015.

He also obtained an associate degree from justice department at Anadolu University in 2011.

Yiğit KERİMOĞLU

Assistant Auditor

yigit.kerimoglu@centrumdenetim.com

He serves as an Assistant Tax Auditor at Centrum Auditing.

He joined Centrum Auditing in 2016.

He provides auditing services focused on giving further information and assestment about the financial records of companies.

He is experienced in filling out tax forms, recording journal entries, compiling consensus letters and responding consensus letters sent by stakeholders.

He performed an internship at BDO Independent Auditing and Sworn-in Accountancy Inc. and held a position of Assistant Tax Auditor.

He is a Future Certified Public Accountant and gaining relevant experience in the training position.

He graduated from Yıldız Technical University in 2013 and holds a bachelors degree in Economics.

Gizem KALAYCI

Marketing and Administrative Affairs Manager

gizem.kalayci@centrumdenetim.com

She joined Centrum Auditing in 2017.

She serves as the Marketing and External Affairs Manager at Centrum Auditing.

She plays an integral role in Tax Certification for Tax Rebate , examining consensus reports on Tax Rebate in detail , compiling appraisal reports and replying letters and e-mails sent by Sworn-in Certified Public Accountants in order to gather further information.

She began her career journey in the sales department of Denizbank in 2007 and rendered service to the Company by 2009.

She proceeded with her career in serving as a Mortgage ,Consumer Loan and Auto Loans Responsible at Brokerage Companies.

She graduated from University of Anatolia and holds an Associate Degree in Banking and Insurance.

She has strong effective sales and effective speaking skills.

Tahsin Can NALCI

Manager, International Tax and Transfer Pricing

tahsin.nalci@centrumdenetim.com

Tahsin Can Nalcı joined Centrum Consulting in 2017.

He works as a manager in the consulting department of the company. He is currently a CPA Intern.

He worked as a consultant at Transfer Pricing Department of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)’. In this experience, he became a part of the teams dealing with transfer pricing documentation services and consulting services projects in various sectors including Automotive, Finance, Accommodation, Steel, Pharmaceuticals Industries.

He is graduated from Business Administration Department of Economics and Administrative Sciences Faculty. In spring semester of 2013-2014 academic year, He was an Erasmus Exchange Student at University of Twente in Netherlands. He took courses from International Business Management Department of Social Sciences Faculty during his Erasmus Experience.

In his college years, He was the founding member of the board of directors at METU International Trade and Logistics Club. During these years, He had also worked as a product manager at VLMedia which develops mobile applications.

He has advanced level of English in terms of both speaking and writing.

Eren Güden

International Tax and Transfer Pricing Consultant

eren.guden@centrumdenetim.com

Eren Guden joined in Centrum Consulting in 2017.

He completed succesffuly his bachelor degree in International Trade and Business, he graduated as an honor student in 2017 from Istanbul Bilgi University. In 2014- 2015, he studied in La Haute Ecole de la Provice de Liege as an Exchange student.

He worked in a service sector in Maryland, United States during the summer 2016.

He took a role in Istanbul Technical University Student Volunteering Club Projects and Istanbul Bilgi University Entrepreneurship Club.

During his education life, He gained experience thorugh working at Hepsiburada.com, The Marmara Hotels, Yıldız Holding.

He speaks English fluently.

Today he continues working in international tax and tranfer pricing field.


Melih Cem KILIÇ

Content Editor

melihcemkilic@centrumdenetim.com

Melih Cem Kılıç joined Centrum Consulting in 2017.

He works as a content editor in the IT department of the company.

Previously he worked as a marketing designer at Artnefer Design Studio.

He is graduated from Advertising and PR Department of Communication Sciences Faculty from Anadolu University. In spring semester of 2013-2014 academic year, He was an Erasmus Exchange Student at NHL Hogeschool in Netherlands.

He is an MA student in Public Relations Department of Marmara University.

He speaks English fluently