Alper Turgut

Alper Turgut

Head of Video Engineering and Anvato
Google Cloud

Alper Turgut is the head of Anvato, a video software platform company which was acquired by Google Cloud in July 2016. Alper is a serial technology entrepreneur and business development executive. In his previous venture, Verkata LLC, Alper led the product vision and brought marquee customers (e.g., Motorola, British Telecom, AOL, Virgin Mobile) on board carrying company to profitability merely in two years. Previously he co-founded Aligo Inc., raised over $24 million from venture funds and strategic partners including Motorola, Inc., as a strategic investor. His ventures have been featured in Newsweek Special Edition, and received numerous prestigious awards such as Red Herring Magazine's "Most Likely to Succeed" Award, "Wireless Ventures Awards" (two years in a row), Java Developers Journal "Blue Ribbon" and "Best Product" Awards.



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