about

mobilike has the largest premium mobile advertising network in Turkey with over monthly 4 billion page impressions on mobile phones and tablets. mobilike offers a wide variety of progressive mobile ad products and 65% reach of all mobile internet users in Turkey.
mobilike is the innovation leader of mobile advertising in Turkey, as it’s the first company to provide rich media and video ads on smartphones and tablets. Being a one-stop-shop for mobile advertising solutions, mobilike enabled over a hundred top brands first mobile advertising campaign by providing them with creative and strategic support.

mobilike’s exclusive network of publishers consists of big media groups such as Doğan (KanalD, CNN Türk, Dream TV, DHA), Demirören (Milliyet, Vatan), Turkuvaz (ATV, Sabah, a Haber, Fotomaç), Acun Medya (TV8, acunn.com), FOX TV as well as independent publishers and developers, reaching a stand-alone asset amount of 400+ publishers.

mobilike was founded in 2009 by Şekip Can Gökalp & Volkan Biçer and is based in Istanbul. In May 2015, mobilike has joined Opera Mediaworks family which is the first independent mobile advertising platform. mobilike is a member of Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) and Mobile Marketing Association (MMA).

Volkan Biçer

Co-Founder

Volkan Biçer studied Management Information Systems at Boğaziçi University and got his MBA degree from Galatasaray University. Before mobilike, Volkan used to work as the Country Content Manager for the EMEA Team at Yahoo!. Formerly, he was also member of Yahoo!’s EMEA Marketing Team where he was responsible for audience & community management. Prior to Yahoo! Volkan held the position of the Product Manager of Mobile Marketing & Advertising Division at Turkcell, the leading mobile operator in Turkey. Since 2009, Volkan Biçer is Co-Founder and General Manager of mobilike, and is also very active in his role as Chairman at MMA Turkey since July 2015.

Şekip Can Gökalp

Co-Founder

Şekip Can Gökalp has studied computer engineering at at the RWTH-Aachen in Germany, during which he has worked as a localization consultant with German start-ups such as Mixxt GmbH and Weblin GmbH. He came back to Istanbul as a Regional Business Developer for the Belgian Netlog BV, the biggest online youngster community of Europe at that time. In 2009, he has co-founded mobilike. Following the acquisition of mobilike by Opera Mediaworks in 2015, he took the role of VP Strategy EMEA for Opera Mediaworks and is currently running strategic initiatives across the region.