Through its experience for more than 25 years in the field of Information and Communication Technologies, Elektronet is a technology manufacturing company developing projects for public and private institutions operating in Smart City, Industry 4.0, digital infrastructure, banking & finance, and display technologies. Elektronet provides research & development, design, manufacturing, field support and maintenance services with qualified technical staff and experts in various fields.

Elektronet provides end-to-end solutions including hardware, software, and field support & maintenance services. Elektronet, through extensive certification for its products, contributes to the creation of national standards for technology products; making the service quality more sustainable and reliable for customers. Through its special design and manufacturing capabilities, Elektronet designs systems suitable to the demands of the customers and delivers them with experienced field operation teams.
Elektronet has led and contributed to numerous research and development projects with the EU’s EUREKA and TUBITAK TEYDEB research and development co-operation. ITEA 3, located within the body of EUREKA, is the consortium leader in the European Union R & D Program. Elektronet continues its university and industry cooperation, while also developing projects with other technology companies.

Elektronet aims to increase international competitiveness, as well as continuing its activities in the Smart City, Banking & Finance and Food-Tech sectors in the United States, Middle East, North Africa, and Eastern Europe regions.

Board of Directors

Mehmet Kaptana, President
KAPTANA, after completing his education as a computer engineer, began his career in the Information and Communications Technology industry. He established his first company, Elektrodeniz in 1994 which mainly focused on the analysis, design and development of defence and detection systems for naval vessels. Due to the increasing demand from ICT the industry, he expanded his business line from defence systems to the digital infrastructure solutions by establishing his second company Elektronet in 1995. In this line, he began focusing on research and development projects to create and implement the next generation of payment systems and custom hardware solutions for the Smart Industry. ATM (Automated Teller Machine), TVM (Ticket Vendig Machine), AFC (Automated Fare Collection) are some of the distinctive systems; designed, developed and operated by Elektronet Inc. In 2009, KAPTANA established a partnership with Iconn Technologies, a California based US Technology Company specialized in electronics manufacturing services. Currently, KAPTANA serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Elektronet. KAPTANA, takes place in different groups of both Istanbul Chamber of Commerce and Istanbul Chamber of Industry. He is also an active member of the American Chamber of Commerce in Turkey as well as a member of the steering board at the German Economy Council (Wirtschaftsrat Deutschland) and Software Industrialists Association in Turkey. He is currently living in United States; married and a father of 2 children.

Can Yanyalı, Chief Operating Officer
YANYALI, after completing his education in United Kingdom and United States began his business career as an entrepreneur which primarily focused on investing in agriculture, education, construction and shipbuilding industries. He then expanded his business range to the information and communication technologies within the scope of Smart Industry (energy, finance, infrastructure, transportation and security). In order to diversify his investment portfolio further, in 2007, he established a partnership with Iconn Technologies, a California based technology company specialized in electronics manufacturing services. In 2008, YANYALI partnered into Elektronet, a leading technology development and manufacturing company based out of Istabul, Turkey. With his involvement, Elektronet became the largest manufacturer and developer of custom hardware and software systems in the MENA (Middle East North Africa) region. Currently, he is the Chief Operating Officer of Elektronet. In addition to his current position, he is acting as the project manager for Elektronet’s international research and development projects under the European Commission’s EURAKA program; a Europe-wide network for industrial research and development. Can YANYALI takes place in different groups of both Istanbul Chamber of Commerce and Istanbul Chamber of Industry. He is also an active member of the American Chamber of Commerce in Turkey as well as a member of the steering board at the German Economy Council (Wirtschaftsrat Deutschland) and Software Industrialists Association in Turkey.