ABOUT ME

Who is Tufan Sevincel?



Born in 1963, Tufan Sevincel obtained his bachelor's degree in Labour Economics and Industrial Relations Department of Gazi University. During the period of his employment as the Company Manager at Oytur A.S.- a subsidiary of Oyak Holding, he received a scholarship by the Netherlands government which gave him the opportunity to complete his postgraduate degree in Management at Maastricht in 1992. After he got back to Turkey, he made a start in Human Resources career within a British company in Ankara, which led him into setting up his own business in consultancy namely Kariyer Danismanlik in 1993. His main focus was on providing search and selection consultancy services regarding executive level recruiting for major multinationals in the country. Following his success, he founded Kariyer.net in 1999, which is a revolution in technology-driven human resources platform. Kariyer.net has become not only the first and leading recruitment portal in Turkey but also initiated a brand new concept that is a multi-billion dollar industry in the country. 
 
Tufan Sevincel's various articles and books have been published to date. Having acted as the Chief Executive Officer and Board of Directors of Kariyer.net that provided thousands of employment opportunities until 2006, he is known as the father of successful human resources projects and recruitment policies in Turkey.
 
Holding 'the Entrepreneur of the Year' award in 1999 and 'the First Turkish Pilot who circumnavigated the World' title, Tufan Sevincel is married with a son. His books namely  'Kariyerimi Şansa Bırakmam / Don't Let My Career Fall Apart with Chances ', 'Yüzbinlerce İş Yaratan Adam / The Man Who Created Hundreds of Thousands of Jobs' and 'Kanatlarımın Altında Dünya / World Beneath My Wings','Dangerous Airports, Brave Pilots were published to date. 
 
Tufan Sevincel(First Turkish Circumnavigator-Circumaviator) started his flight career at Istanbul Aviation/Flight Club in 2001. Having obtained the Commercial Pilot and Instrument Flying (IFR) licences in 2007, he received his ATPL (Airline Transport Pilot License) in 2008. He also is a holder of Helicopter, Sea Plane, Skiplane  and Glider   licences. 
 

Here is the list of his flight experience

Airbus 319, 320, 321, Bell Jet Ranger (Helicopter), Robinson R44 (Helicopter), Cessna 421(Twin), Cessna 206 (Sea Plane), Cessna 185 (Seaplane), T-34 Mentor, Cirrus GT3, Antonov An-2, Piper Warrior, Piper Arrow, Piper Cub, Piper Tripacer, Robin Aiglon, Dynamic WT9, Cessna 210 Centurion, Cessna 150, Cessna 152, Cessna 172, K13 (Glider), K21 (Glider)