Turkish startup ikas, which received an investment of 3.5 million dollars in April 2022 with the participation of local and global investors, announced that it wants to expand to Europe with its new investment. With the new office opened in Germany, it took the first step to open up to Europe.
Opened new office; hosts marketing, customer service and business development teams. Mustafa Namoğlu, co-founder and CEO of ikas, said, “Germany is one of the most important markets for ikas. That’s why we established our European headquarters in Germany. In the next five years, we aim to become Germany’s largest company in our vertical.” he said
Focusing on its work in the European region after the investment, ikas, which will continue to work in the Germany office with a team of 7 people, aims to increase its activities in England as well as Germany. The company’s goals include integrations with global e-commerce systems and NFT projects.
Founded in 2018 by Mustafa Namoğlu, Ömercan Çelikler, Tugay Karaçay and Umut Ozan Yıldırım in Ankara, ikas continues to compete with globalizing companies such as WooCommerce, Wix and Shopify in Europe.
Ikas, which provides services to thousands of customers in 10 different countries, states that it aims to be one of the three most important e-commerce infrastructure companies in Europe by 2030. Another goal of the domestic initiative is to be the most successful technology company out of Turkey!
Ikas provides e-commerce and e-export solutions to SMEs and entrepreneurs. By using the ikas infrastructure, entrepreneurs can open their own professional e-commerce sites and start selling their products online, without any technical knowledge. Thanks to the e-commerce sites established with ikas, it is advantageous in terms of SEO with its fast infrastructure, and also offers many opportunities to increase sales to users thanks to its marketing automation features.