Management and Team

CemalKara Cemal Gürkan Kara (CEO and Founder of the Company, Food Engineer M.Sc. Lead Auditor)

He is the founder of the company and he is a food engineer having more than 21 years of work experience in quality management, food safety management, occupational safety and environmental management systems. He is actively doing BRC, IFS, ISO 9001 , ISO 14001 and ISO 22000 audits. AGFOCERT has been found at 2005 with a brand name Anahtar Consultancy Ltd. Co. in Antalya. In 2011, its name has been changed to AGFOCERT which is a kind of abbreviation of AGriculture and FOod. AGFOCERT has accomplished ISO/IEC 17065 accreditation from TURKAK for GLOBALG.A.P. Scope of accreditation is currently limited to aquaculture but we have been working to extend this scope to include crops base (flowers and ornamentals, combinable crops, fruits and vegetables), compound feed manufacturing and chain of custody.

 BD-2 Bulent Dokuzluoglu (Member of Aquaculture Certification Commitee, Veterinarian, Lead Auditor)

He is an experienced Veterinary Doctor of more than 11 years of work experience. He is approved for GLOBALG.A.P. Aquaculture, Livestock, CFM and COC scopes. He is an in house trainer for GLOBALG.A.P. Aquaculture. He is also brand owner and creator of International Hygiene Certification Programme so called BIX Kurumsal. He is approved for ISO 9001, ISO 22000, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 and BRC.

 cagdascelik Çağdaş Çelik (Assistant Quality Manager, Assistant head of aquaculture certification commitee, Aquaculture Engineer)

He worked with European Union Project(CIGESMED) about benthtic analyses of marine biology. He also worked TUBITAK Marmara Sea Project with Piri Reis Research Ship. He has been in Alaska/USA to training of Aquaculture and also He worked study on coral reef dive training and microbiological analyses in Ceuta/Spain. He is an 1 star diver on Turkish Underwater Sports Federation(CMAS).

He is an experienced aquacultural engineer of more than 4 years of work experience in aquaculture sector. He is approved for the scopes aquaculture, GRASP, cfm and coc. He is the certification commitee member for the aquaculture base certifications.

After completing orientation period, he will be assigned as Head of Aquaculture Certification Commitee.

 HandanGuven-2  Handan Guven (GLOBALG.A.P. Crops Certification QMS Auditor and Inspector, Agronomist Lead Auditor)She is an experienced Agronomist of more than 20 years of work experience in agriculture sector. She is approved for the scopes fruits&vegetables, combinable crops, flowers and ornamentals, cfm and coc. She is the QMS auditor and inspector for the crops base certifications.