Mentor: Raşit Görgülü

CFO/Partner at Blue Ocean XLerator (BOX) NV BOX

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Passioned about helping entrepreneurs to succeed!

Skills & field of expertise

  • business strategy
  • marketing
  • communications
  • operational excellence
  • finance

Background

After his studies, Raşit joined Rabobank, where he fulfilled various (management) roles. With his creativity and entrepreneurship, Raşit stood at the cradle of multiple innovations within the bank. He also started several businesses in different sectors. From a business perspective, Raşit has a strong track record in strategy, marketing management, product management, international M&A, change management, operational management and starting and running businesses. The entrepreneurial and commercial establishment and expansion of activities is a common theme throughout his professional life. Raşit joined BOX in 2017 in the pre establishment phase and became co-founder of BOX NV.

2011-2016 Head of Marketing & Recruitment at Rabobank
2006-2011 Manager Strategy and M&A at Rabobank International
2004–2009 Founder/owner Barbaros Boats
2005-2006 Chief Marketing Officer Zibb.nl
2005-2006 Business Development and innovation Manager, Rabobank
2002 2005 Manager Cash Management, Rabobank
2000-2005 Manager E-commerce Commercial Banking, Rabobank
1998-000 Management Trainee, Rabobank
1996-1998 Student Assistant Accounting and Financial Arithmetic at Erasmus University Rotterdam
Education
1992-1998 Erasmus University Rotterdam Master of Science, Business Economics
2014 London Business School Leadership During Change Programme,
2013 HEC Paris Strategy and Change Management

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