You listened the story of Hasan who thinks that family is the most important asset in life. Family is a place that makes him feel confident. He has always seen Kordsa as his second family since her father had also an employee in the company. At Kordsa, he works in the production of composite reinforcements for safe and strong buildings that families live under in confidence.
You listened the story of Zekiye who works in laboratory to make so many tests before we present new products to our customers. Zekiye loves painting. Any face that she sees, any street that she goes stimulates her creativity. She starts to think, imagine, design and redesign her painting as she does in the laboratory. In Kordsa, she imagines, designs and tests and retests the products to reach the perfect outcomes.
You listened the story of Elçin who was born full with curiosity. When she was a child, she was always asking so many "what", "why" and "how" questions dreaming to design a better life. As a project leader of Kordsa, she is working at the Composite Technologies Center of Excellence where industry and the university is under the same roof. She feels so lucky to be a part of that ecosystem where the life cycle of a product starts with an idea then turns into a product that reinforces people’s lives.
You listened the story of Erhan whose biggest passion is running. He always sets goals to reach his target and never gives up until he achieve his target. At Kordsa, he works as R&D Project Coordinator and his role is to add value to life by developing new products. Achieving the targets he sets for himself in running gives him the inspiration to complete R&D tasks and reinforce life at Kordsa.
You listened the story of Fatih who is a long distance cyclist. He thinks that riding a bike is like life itself. If you stop cycling, there will be no progress. After working as a researcher in the university for 8 years, now he is project leader in Kordsa’s R&D Center in Composite Technologies Center of Excellence. Now, he innovates composite technologies to make bikes lighter to go faster and longer. He thinks that Kordsa is a perfect place that reinforce himself and improve his abilities.
You listened the story of Aybike who is in contact with our customers to understand their needs and always eager to solve their problems. Aybike loves to be in new countries. She is inspired from different cultures to expand her perspective and feed her creativity to reinforce our customers’ life. As a global company that has employees and customers all around the world, Kordsa has a perfect working environment for her.
You listened the story of Şule who enjoys to be on the road. She loves to discover routes that she had never known and surprise herself. Being on the road also gives her a clear mind and a chance to listen to herself. She works at Kordsa as Intellectual Property Rights Coordinator. As the success of the strategy for the protection of the outcome of a project is as important as the success of the outcome itself, she reinforce herself and R&D team with her refreshed and clear mind by being on the roads.
You listened the story of Çağatay whose inspirations is tending the garden. His biggest passion is to unite a seed with the soil and he continuously keep an eye on the seed afterwards. At Kordsa, he works together with many teams as Operator. He identifies problems or failures that his colleagues have experienced and try to solve them as he does while gardening.
You listened the story of Cansu whose inspiration is the sea and sailing. While sailing, she loves to manage the obscurity of the sea. In sailing, you need to act in coordination with the rest of the team to control boat. At Kordsa, she works as Market Development Specialist. She develops green and blue ocean strategies to reinforce different markets with new products in coordination with many teams, just like she does during sailing.
You listened the story of Mert who loves to spend his free time in nature. He usually goes for trekking or camping. He wonders excellent beauty and uniqueness of the nature. He is inspired from this perfect ecosystem to innovate. As a project leader in R&D Center at Kordsa, he has many patent applications thanks to his curiosity and excitement.
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Center of Excellence
Composite Technologies Center of Excellence (CTCE) brings university and industry together under the same roof in order to deal with all of the basic research, applied research, technology development, product development, resourcing, and manufacturing process issues associated with composite products.Show more
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