KOSGEB President Mr. Hasan Basri Kurt visited Germany to review studies on small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and exchange ideas.
Date: 21 October 2022

KOSGEB Vice President Mr. Bilal Kendirci, Head of the Project Management Department Dr. Faruk Kahvecioglu and Frankfurt School Finance and Management TURCASIA Regional Office Director Mr. Erdal Koçoğlu accompanied him during his visit.

Joint Projects

The delegation met with Dr. Klaus Müller, Director of Southeast Europe and Türkiye at the German Development Bank (KfW) and evaluated ongoing SME Support Programs and their impact on job creation. Throughout the meeting, the joint projects that are currently being implemented and potential future collaborations were discussed.

Green Transformation

The delegation also paid a visit to Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, one of Europe’s leading business schools for management and finance education.

During the meeting, a comprehensive presentation about green transformation and European SME Ecosystem was delivered and participants were informed about the Turkish SME Ecosystem.  Following the meeting, the delegation attended “Start-Up & Innovation Day 2022” event in Darmstadt.