Mehmet ÇETİNKAYA About me…

About me…


Trainer, Consultant, Director, MSc, PhD Candidate

Istanbul, Turkey

Used to work in various sized and various types of organisations and companies as manager, director andtrainer. Able to manage big teams and great budgets for any kind of projects and businessimplementations.


Youth Work Association

President, Trainer, Program Director, Jul 2014– Present, Istanbul, Turkey

Nevicos Corporate Training Consultancy

Senior Trainer / Training Manager, Sept 2021 – 2023, Bursa, Turkey

Incos Corporate Training and Consultancy

Senior Trainer / Training Manager, Feb 2017 –2021, Istanbul, Turkey

Sivil Düşün EU Programme

Training Coordinator / Senior Non-Key Expert, Sep 2020 – Feb 2022

Learning Association

Vice President, Trainer, Nov 2019– Present, Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul Arel University

Manager (Youth Work Research and Application Center), Sep 2014– Dec 2016, Istanbul, Turkey

Turkish National Agency (of Erasmus+)

Trainer, April 2014– Present, Ankara, Turkey

Council of Europe

Training Facilitator / Campaign Activist, Mar 2013– Apr 2018, Strasbourg, France

Pool of Trainers and Facilitators by APICE

Senior Trainer, Nov 2017 – Present, Italy


Entrepreneurship Programme Fellow, Oct 2017 – Mar 2018, Berlin, Germany

International Labour Association

Board Member, Trainer Dec 2014 – Mar 2018, Ankara, Turkey

Barem Consultancy

Non-Key Expert Oct 2017 – Nov 2017, Tekirdağ, Turkey

Youth Information Center (YINFO)

President, Trainer, Program Director, Jul 2013 – Sep 2014, Gaziantep, Turkey

Alternative Youth Work Association

International Programs Coordinator / Trainer / Board Member, Jun 2018 – Sep 2012, Gaziantep, Turkey


Istanbul Arel University

Doctor of Philosophy – PhD – Business Management and Organization

Istanbul Arel University

MA, MSc, Master’s degree – International Relations

Anadolu University

Bachelor’s degree – International Relations

Anadolu University

Bachelor’s degree – Business Administration and Management

Cukurova University

Associate’s degree – Accounting

Volunteering Experience


Council of Europe – No Hate Speech Movement, Mar 2013 – Apr 2018, Srasbourg, France

Supervisory Board Member

Association for Quality in Social Responsibility, Nov 2018 – Present, İzmir, Turkey

Activity Programme Director

Gaziantep Youth and Culture House, Jun 2008 – Jun 2011, Gaziantep, Turkey

Directing Representative

Osmaniye Youth House, Sep 2015 – Jun 2018, Osmaniye, Turkey

Get in touch

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