Our Team


 Mr. Guvenc, Madame Tussauds Amsterdam with E.T.    

Teamwork is behind every success!
Volkan Guvenc, General Coordinator

Joined ALS in 2002, Volkan is an experienced coordinator. He is the co-founder and strategist of Alafranga Language Solutions. So far, he has worked in complete project management, terminology management, quality assurance, vendor management, data security, contracting, strategic planning and technology.


Currently, he is responsible for supervising global operations in coordination with other decision makers. He is an Economics graduate, he speaks English and interested in Science, Economics, Management, Ancient History, Classical Art, 
Classical Music, Tracking, Landscape and Street Photography and Travel.

 

Ahmet Sait Akten, Marketing Strategist

Ahmet is focusing on digital marketing. He is working in consultation with Mr. Guvenc to implement the most effective online strategies based on vendor profiles and production capacities. He speaks English and is interested in game localization and R. C planes. He is also teaching English language, robotics and coding to kids.

Ilke SATIROGLU, Translation Coordinator

Joined ALS in 2006, Ilke is an experienced team lead. She he is responsible for supervising all stages of the translation projects, monitoring the quality assurance and feedback processes. Volkan and Sule need her advice in decision making for the new projects. She is a Russian Philology graduate, speaks English and Russian and is interested in Russian literature and Classical Music. She volunteers in teaching English for children and Turkish sign language.

 
Kursad YALCINDAG, Localization Coordinator

Kursad is a localization team lead. He he is responsible for supervising workflow of localization projects including game localization, conducts brain works in engineering of quality parameters and creates awareness in the team in regards to technology-related topics. He is also interested in book publishing. He is a Greek Philology graduate, speaks English and Greek and is interested in cars, camping and Lego bricks model making, travelling and DIY.

 

Cemal Öktemer, DTP Coordinator

Cemal is an enthusiastic graphic designer and team lead of DTP projects at ALS. He joined the DTP team in 2013 and has managed thousands of pages of DTP projects so far. Specialized in DTP along with 3D modeling and web design, he is competent in problem solving and productivity in regards to almost major editing and graphic design software such as Adobe inDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe FrameMaker, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft PowerPoint. He speaks English and is interested in photography, music compositions and performing as a singer and guitar player.

 

Sule GONULSUZ, Finance Manager

Joined ALS in 2004, she is a matured finance manager. Currently, she is responsible for coordinating financial and administrative affairs in consultation with accounting office. She is a history post-graduate, speaks English and French and is interested in plastic arts, ecoprint, ceramic, music, cinema and ecology and travel. She has been volunteering for several NGOs.