Cem Tüfekçi

President of the Board, Founder, CEO




We are a technology company that puts people in the heart of the value chain. We believe that if we empower them, they will have the force to change the world. All revolutions bring change, but the 4th industrial revolution brings changes in all fronts. Trust is the key to go along with that change. At Qualist, our first purpose is be trusted by our customers. To achieve this, we only focus on what we do best.

Data interconnectivity, processing, visualisation, analytics and augmented reality are the areas we create value for our customers. 68+ industrial firms from many different sectors trust Qualist products and solutions for minimizing unplanned downtimes, reducing costs, optimizing production and enriching their maintenance experience.  

Cem Tüfekçi

President of the Board, Founder, CEO



Dr. Eren Soyak, Member of the Board 

Dr. Eren Soyak received his BS, MS and PhD degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering in 2003, 2006 and 2011 from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL. From 2003-2009 he was a lead embedded software developer for Ingenient Technologies, Rolling Meadows, IL, where he built embedded video processing and compression systems for consumer electronics and telecoms infrastructure. From 2011-2015 he was the Director of System Engineering and Research for AirTies Wireless Networks, Istanbul, where he built teams, products and intellectual property for home WiFi networks. Since 2013 he has been teaching as video processing and applied networks as adjunct faculty in the Computer Engineering department of Bogazici University, Istanbul.

From 2015-2016 he co-founded Lifemote Technologies, a startup building cloud-based computer vision products to quantify newborn health. Since 2017 he has been the co-founder and CEO of Lifemote Networks, which offers a cloud AI service for Internet Service Providers to monitor and manage their home networks. Dr. Soyak also serves on the board of Qualist.  





Gökay Turanlıoğlu, General Manager

Gökay Turanlıoğlu began his career at Merrill Lynch’s Private Client Group in New York City, USA, and later focused mainly on Private Equity and Venture Capital. In 2006 Gökay joined Esas Holding’s Strategic Planning and Business Development team in Istanbul, Turkey, taking on key roles in several investment projects and M&A deals in food & beverage, aviation, real estate, retail, and healthcare. Later in 2011 he joined Soyak Holding’s Cement Group,Traçim Cement A.S.,as Business Intelligence Coordinator and jointly serves as Business Development Coordinator for the private technology investment fund at Soyak.

Gokay currently also volunteers as a mentor and coach to start-up and entrepreneurs at Istanbul Technical University’s ARI Technopark incubation center, Koç University Incubation Center, Startup Boot Camp, and Endeavor Global.

Oğuzhan Örde, Deputy GM, Engineering

Oğuzhan Örde began his career at Gensys in 1991 and then he participated in Simaş, Çözüm, Aymed and Netron. He continued his career at Koç Sistem in 2002 and Ziraat Bank Fintek in 2003. Later 2008, he leaded a stock exchange software development project for DFM and ADX stock exchange markets. He started working as a Head of Solution Architect for Temenos, a worldwide core-banking software company and leaded Eurasia region in Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Georgia, Belarus, etc. in 2010. Then he has joined Digital Planet, biggest E-Invoice provider in Turkey, as Research and Development Director in 2012. In here, he developed and leaded the fastest high volume (batch) invoice sending platform in Turkey.

Örde who is a hard-core software developer, management professional, an apologist of high-performance software programming and design continues to be a manager in software development projects.

Emre Uzuncakara, Sales Director

Emre Uzuncakara started his career as a System Analyst and Software Developement Specialist at Telenity A.Ş. in 2006. After 2009, he worked as a sales manager and director of software and technology at Komtaş, Ereteam and IBM. In particular, Uzuncakara specializes in decision support solutions, data integration, big data, telecommunications and industry 4.0 issues. He also stepped into entrepreneurship as the founding partner of 2 startup companies which are still active in technology.

Uzuncakara who graduated from Boğaziçi University, Computer Engineering Department continues his career to provide added value and service to Industry 4.0 and Digital Transformation in the national and international industries.