Serkan Ömerbeyoğlu is one of the leading serial entrepreneurs and investors in Turkey.
Ömerbeyoğlu is one of the most experienced person in the finance technology field in Turkey with experience more than 20 years. In the period when the finance technologies were freshly in development, he took place in the founding team of one of the first payment companies in Turkey, Provus, which provided secure and modern solutions for credit card, ATM and POS transactions. Ömerbeyoğlu also managed the sale process of Mastercard, which is one of the largest technology companies. After his exit, he served in superior positions in Middle East region operations of Mastercard, then he took place in the establishment of the company, Ininal. He managed the sale process of the company to Up Group, which is one of the largest financial technology companies in Europe.
Serkan Ömerbeyoğlu, who invested in many innovative technology initiatives such as Colendi and MenaPay, is the co-founder of Next Ventures investment fund, which makes investments in technology companies based in London. Up until today, the value of some of the investments of Next Ventures, which has made 43 investments so far, reached billion dollars.
Serkan Ömerbeyoğlu is one of the idea leaders of Türkiye Ortak Ödeme Platformu (Turkey Joint Payment Platform), which was founded by gathering of companies that provide services in the fields of banking, telecommunication, transportation, and finance and which was presented by the prime minister of the period.