Agito, declared the investment decision in the “MIKS Smart Investment Bundle Platform” on the ITU Çekirdek Big Bang 2016 Event.
Big Bang 2016, entrepreneurship contest, was organized by İTÜ Çekirdek which is an incubation center in Istanbul Technical University’s technology development zone “İTÜ ARI Teknokent” for the 5th time this year. Teams that have entered into the profession were determined within the scope of entrepreneurship contest. On the ITU campus, at the final of the contest held on November 12, nearly three thousands of spectators filled the halls.
Emre Omacan, CEO of Agito, announced the investment they made to the MIKS Intelligent Investment Baskets Portfolio Management Platform within ITU Çekirdek Big Bang 2016.
Omacan said that since the first day of ITU Core Big Bang organized for 5 years, Agito had been happy to be among the sponsors.
Omacan, who is also personally an entrepreneur mentor, said that they decided to become investors this year and that they were interested in initiatives to enrich the value proposition of Agito in the field of Fintech and Insurtech. Omacan also emphasized that Agito looked at the initiatives that we could make contributions to our knowledge, experience and relationships on the financial and insurance sector and the investment in MIKS was in this direction as well. Omacan stated in name of Agito that they will continue to be interested in initiatives with similar features from now on and stated that they will continue to support the ITU Çekirdek and the Big Bang as a very important initiative in the development of the Turkish entrepreneurship ecosystem and will continue to support as both investor and entrepreneurial mentors.