Orion is an independent M&A advisory firm providing sector specific advice to family-owned businesses, corporate and private equity firms in originating, structuring and executing transactions.
Deniz KartalManaging Partner
Deniz spent close to 15 years in the USA and UAE, working at corporate, regional and local leadership roles at prominent multinational companies with increasing responsibilities. She played key roles in numerous mergers, acquisitions and divestitures across various geographies and sectors.
Deniz, an Uskudar American Academy alumnus, holds a Bachelors’ degree in Engineering from Istanbul Technical University and an MBA from University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.
Cem has over 20 years of experience in setting up, managing, scaling up and selling businesses. Previously he served as a Partner in another a boutique M&A advisory firm with offices in the San Francisco, Madrid and Istanbul. He is a serial entrepreneur as well as an investor with active ventures in multiple sectors. In addition to being a Partner of QuickPBX, he is also the Co-Founder of Habit Saglikli Yiyecekler A.S. and Pizza House – Coffee Corner. He has various investments in technology-driven firms.
Cem holds an Economics degree from METU (ODTU).