Ersin Pamuksüzer

Co-Founder, StatersHub

After studying Electronics and Technical Physics at Linkoping University in Sweden, Ersin Pamuksüzer returned to Turkey and completed the post-graduate classes in Industrial Engineering at Boğaziçi University; he went back to Sweden without writing his thesis. In Uppsala University, he did post-graduate study in International Business Management.

He finished his adventure with Ericsson, which had started at the end of 1980, with the title of General Manager of Turkey and Israel in 2002. He was assigned to the executive board of Turkcell, in the foundation of which he played a role. This journey continued until 2006.

In 2002 he discovered many approaches to detox-juicing-cleansing and a change in lifestyle, then for two years, in various places in the world, he experienced them. At the end of these experiences, he founded The LifeCo in 2005. In The LifeCo, which provides services in Bodrum, Antalya and Phuket, programmes for both physical and mental purification are applied.

He led the Living-Lab project, carried out together with the Municipality of Başakşehir, in 2011. Living-Lab is a practicing, experiential space, where technology meets with people, schools and companies.

In 2013, after the Start-upBootCamp Project, a platform in which entrepreneurs come together, he decided to set up a platform where he can share his experiences with entrepreneurs and get them together with different leaders and, in 2015, established StartersHub together with MV Holding and Gedik Investment. StartersHub has supported forty-two local and foreign entrepreneurs until today. Ersin Pamuksüzer continues to generate projects that contribute to Turkey’s entrepreneur ecosystem.