The main objective of The Center for Strategic Thinking in Real Estate (GİSP) is as follows; to institute future predictions in real estate dynamics both for private and the Government sector as well as to establish relevant correlations, to project potential impacts and to state prospective areas and collaboration possibilities for its member and the community.


The Center for Strategic Thinking in Real Estate (GİSP) is the first real estate think-thank in Turkey and will differentiate the market as follows;
1) GİSP is a Platform: GİSP is defined as a platform to evade bureaucracy and solely concentrate on ‘generating new ideas’.
2) Membership with invitation: GİSP is a voluntary organization and the membership is by invitation. The platform aims to establish a unique and knowledgeable member structure therefore, GİSP values quality over quantity.
3) Emphasis on ‘niche’ areas: GİSP emphasis on diverse and niche topics hidden behind the popular issues with a critically important perspective. For instance, when the media and public debate on urban transformation, GİSP takes a step forward and focuses on ‘The future form of the real estate market that follows urban transformation’.

The Board of The Center for Strategic Thinking in Real Estate (GİSP)

President: Hakan Gümüş
Vice President: Serkan Gül
Vice President: Ferzan Çelikkanat
Secretary General: Gülin Kuzu Fellows
Mehmet Ersül
Gökçe Meriçten
Elif Germirli
Selin Bozkurt
Tuğra Gönden

GISP members of the Board

Deniz Arslan
Deniz Şahinkaya
Ayşe Evcin
Mete Varas
Mustafa Kemal Kayış

GISP members of the Supervisory Board

Bekir Yener Yıldırım
Zeynep Ökke
Makbule Yönel Maya

GISP backup Control Board members:

Haluk Sur
Gülcemal Alhanlıoğlu
Batuhan Tarkan