After experiencing international living and working, we settled down in Istanbul in 2008. We continue to do what we know best and our company, ARDIC, was born as a software lab for those who love working on new technologies.
Founder & Chairman of Board
Tunc Kahveci is co-founder and Chairman of ARDIC Inc., a manageable secure mobile OS and cloud based secure and scalable service delivery platform company for IoT, smart mobile devices. He leads the company’s overall strategy and product direction. Kahveci also co-founded AddoPad Inc., a startup focused on delivering family tablet and services, It will soon be launched worldwide. Kahveci began his telecom career as a systems engineer at Bell Northern Research. From 1997 to 2007 he held executive roles in R&D and Business Development in the USA, Middle East and Greater China with Nortel. In 2007 he became CTO of Ambit Microsystems (Ubee Inc.), a Taiwan based company that makes broadband equipment, with 20 million installed devices globally. At Ambit, he helped define the pre-IPO, and long-term strategy, developed the product portfolio strategy, and managed C-level relationships with customers and partners. He also supported M&A activities. Kahveci holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Istanbul Technical University and a Master of Science in computer engineering from North Carolina A&T State University. He also holds several technology patents.
Hülya Karaerkek Kahveci
VP Business Development & Co-founder
As CEO of ARDIC Inc, Hulya is responsible for day-to-day operations, business development and recruiting. Previously she was a business development consultant in the telecom industry in China, advising leading global telecom companies. Before China, Hulya was a senior manager for Nortel-Netas, serving in a variety of business development and marketing leadership positions. From 1994 to 2001 she was a Sales Director at COMSAT, the satellite communication company and several local system integrator companies. Hulya holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Istanbul Technical University.
COO & Co-founder
Mehmet is Co-founder and COO of ARDIC Inc. He is a serial entrepreneur, having founded two software and IT services companies: SPARK Inc. and PRIZMA. He currently serves on the board of PRIZMA. Prior to founding both companies, he was an IT manager at Turkish Airlines and several large Turkish banks. Mehmet holds a Bachelor of Science in Physics from Hacettepe University and a Master of Science in Computer Engineering from Hacettepe University.
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