Our Vision & Our Mission
At GoGlobal, we believe in utilizing technology to impact people and the environment positively. Established in Miami, Florida, in 2019 by Esra Talu and a team of skilled experts, our goal is to foster sustainable growth and innovation through resource mobilization and a supportive startup ecosystem. Our vision is to enhance people's lives and contribute to a sustainable world through the power of technology. We are committed to enabling technology and innovation to create a brighter, healthier, and more prosperous future for everyone.
Our Principles & Working Model
Unlocking Success Together: More Than an Investment Company, Your Strategic Partner in Global Growth
It is our great pleasure to join forces with like-minded individuals and organizations who share our core principles and values. In selecting our projects, partnerships, start-ups and joint ventures, we remain steadfast in our commitment to these guiding beliefs. Our outstanding reputation is a testament to our unwavering dedication to delivering exceptional results and cultivating meaningful connections. At the heart of our approach lies a distinctive focus on strong leadership and unwavering determination to help our clients achieve growth in their endeavors. Drawing on our extensive experience in the field, we are proud to be regarded as thought leaders, providing our clients with independent, actionable advice. Ultimately, we respect our clients' autonomy in making decisions. Our advisory services adopt a comprehensive, interdisciplinary approach to solving the complex issues faced by start-ups. We strive to make a positive impact on society and the world by offering solutions that are economically, socially, and environmentally responsible. Our ultimate aim is to improve living standards and safeguard the environment for future generations. Our unwavering commitment to fulfilling our clients' personal and professional aspirations remains at the forefront of our mission. We are fully devoted to promoting long-term sustainable development and making a meaningful contribution to society.
Our services offer strategic and networking support to startups seeking to expand globally and grow beyond their original market.
Our team brings a wealth of experience from both the startup and investor perspectives. We offer personalized introductions to a range of potential investors, including Private and Corporate Investors, Angel Investors, VCs, and Family Offices, as well as access to various regions such as North America, Europe, Turkey, the UK, and the Middle East & Africa. Additionally, we provide practical, strategic support to help businesses achieve growth and expand globally.
Achieving global expansion requires a combination of valuable experience, a diverse network, and shared principles that can help pave the way to success.
At GoGlobal, we connect individual investors, venture capitalists, asset managers, corporate partners, institutions, and tech entrepreneurs to create opportunities for sustainable growth and expansion. With more than 25 years of professional experience and a vast global network, we strive to make it easier for investors to discover international impact-driven deals and assist purpose-led tech startups in expanding into global markets. We provide assistance in identifying business models, developing business strategies, and building relationships. Our fee structure is suitable for most emerging growth tech companies and startups.
The GoGlobal Advantage
Our team has a wealth of experience working with early-stage tech entrepreneurs, resulting in numerous successful market leaders. Our diverse group of experts and business partners provides unparalleled access to a vast network of investors, venture capitalist clients, and fellow tech innovators. Our global firm operates on six continents, and we are dedicated to cultivating long-term strategic relationships with proactive service and competitive pricing. With our deep understanding of the unique challenges that early-stage tech companies face, we are equipped to provide comprehensive support throughout your journey.
Enter New Markets
Our goal is to assist you in connecting with the most suitable people, opportunities, and resources in the regions you wish to explore.
Are you seeking opportunities to connect with like-minded individuals and access valuable resources? Our events are designed to provide fun and interactive environments for people to connect and network. Are you interested in expanding your business globally? Let us help you access opportunities in your desired sectors and regions. We'll use our knowledge and networks to find the right people to help scout and match you with the best options. For startups with solid business plans, we understand the importance of implementation. Let us help you stay on track and open doors to people and markets where you want to grow. At GoGlobal, we strive for high standards and quality results. We conduct thorough research to seek out the best people and resources, so you can feel confident entering global partnerships.
We provide assistance to investors by offering high-quality scouting and hands-on strategic support to startup founders, thus reducing investment risks.
Our focus lies in discovering the most exceptional investment opportunities available. Our portfolio comprises technology startups dedicated to resolving essential global issues with successful business models that have already gained traction. We aim to help you grow your invested companies by providing access to our vast global network. Our primary goal is to minimize investment risks by strategically guiding startups toward their next fundable stage and eventual exit.
For Institutions & Corporations
At GoGlobal, we are dedicated to empowering cohorts in institutions and corporations with a wide range of services that help them achieve their goals and reach their full potential.
Our mentoring programs, training, advisory support, and coaching services empower our clients to confidently overcome challenges and achieve success. We offer White Label Programs specifically designed to train cohorts, and our Custom-Designed Programs are tailored to maximize cohort performance. We also provide access to global investors and partner networks, opening doors to growth opportunities.
Unifying Vision, Empowering Success: Discover Who We Are
At GoGlobal, we are driven by a unifying vision that embraces collaboration and empowers success. Our team is founded on the belief that collective efforts and mutual support are the cornerstones of achieving remarkable milestones. We come together from diverse backgrounds, each bringing unique perspectives and expertise. This diversity fuels our creativity and determination to overcome challenges with innovative solutions. As a close-knit community, we foster an environment where everyone is valued, and their contributions are recognized. We strive to transform ideas into reality, push boundaries, and inspire positive change. Through our unwavering commitment to teamwork and cooperation, we stand firm, ready to make a meaningful impact on the world. Join us as we pave the way toward a brighter and better future.
"Starting something new can be intimidating, but it's important to remember that you possess the skills needed to excel. Your self-confidence and trust in your abilities are vital in reaching your objectives. At GoGlobal, we believe in your capabilities and anticipate your phenomenal accomplishments."
Founder & CEO
Founder & CEO
Esra Talu, a luminary in the entrepreneurial world, has been making waves in the global tech and startup ecosystem since 1999. As the Founder and former Managing Director of Deppo, Turkey's first e-commerce enterprise, she transformed it into one of the nation's leading e-commerce platforms between 1999 and 2014.
Residing in Miami, Florida since 2000, Esra's expertise extends far beyond her homeland. She provides indispensable advisory services to corporate firms, individual investors, institutions, and global funds, specializing in startups and early-stage investment matters. Her tenure as the Chapter President of Keiretsu Forum Turkey from 2017 to 2019 further showcased her leadership prowess.
In 2019, Esra channeled her passion for innovation and growth by founding GoGlobal in Miami. This initiative is dedicated to empowering tech startups, enabling them to access the global financial, human, and social capital needed to realize their aspirations for growth, sustainability, and expansion.
As a part-time Lecturer at Istanbul Bilgi University and an active member of Advisory Boards for numerous startup companies across the USA, Europe, and MEA, Esra's influence and insight are widespread. Her commitment to female entrepreneurs is reflected in her active contribution as a board member to the Arya Women Investment Platform, as well as her mentorship roles in programs like Microsoft MEA Global Startup Programs and U.S. Commercial Service SelectUSA's Select Global Women in Tech Program.
Esra's literary contributions include her digital book, "Breaking Boundaries," a riveting account of her entrepreneurial journey in Turkey during the 90s. This work delves into the evolution of Turkey's path towards innovation and the shaping of its vibrant startup ecosystem. She also pens weekly articles on technology, entrepreneurship, and innovation for various digital platforms and is a sought-after speaker at Tech Summits and podcasts.
A multilingual talent fluent in three European languages, Esra's accomplishments extend to her personal life as a devoted mother of two. Her fusion of professional mastery and personal warmth epitomizes a modern entrepreneurial spirit, making her one of the most influential figures in today's startup landscape.
Our Advisory Board
Our Advisory Board embraces collaboration at its core, recognizing its importance in achieving success and fulfilling our objectives. We firmly believe that working together with others is essential for making significant strides toward our goals. With a profound appreciation for collective efforts and mutual support, we emphasize the significance of cooperation in realizing our aspirations effectively and efficiently. Our commitment to collaboration drives us to leverage diverse perspectives and talents, fostering an environment where innovative ideas flourish, and excellence is achieved.
President Keiretsu Forum Israel Affiliated Chapter at Club 100 Plus
Our Team of Strategic Advisors
For entrepreneurs looking to grow their businesses, it's important to understand that people are the key to success. GoGlobal offers valuable partnerships with experienced strategic advisors from various industries around the globe. These accomplished entrepreneurs, investors, and professionals inspire and guide startup founders to become exceptional leaders and transform their organizations into successful enterprises. By tapping into this network, entrepreneurs can solve global issues and create a better world for future generations.
Our Corporate Partners
During these transformative times, it is essential that we work together globally to conquer the obstacles ahead. At GoGlobal, we prioritize delivering an exceptional experience, exhibiting corporate professionalism, and achieving tangible outcomes. By forging robust partnerships with leading brands across the global ecosystem, we recognize the critical role that strategic alliances play in our company's continued success and expansion.
Portfolio Of Companies Advised
We feel privileged to collaborate with startups from around the world that are committed to driving positive change and advancing sustainability through innovation. The visionary entrepreneurs we support and their remarkable achievements within the global startup community make us immensely proud. Our ultimate aim is to provide founders with cutting-edge technology to help them tackle the most challenging obstacles. We primarily invest in companies led by imaginative founders, with a focus on the late seed and series A stages. Thanks to our expansive network, we have the opportunity to explore diverse opportunities across various industries.
At GoGlobal Youth Board, we deeply value the exchange of advice. Our Board is an engaged and socially conscious community, committed to making a positive impact. We strongly believe that integrating social impact initiatives into your plans can set your business apart and bring significant benefits to all those involved.
Are you a startup founder with a clear vision and a willingness to do the necessary work? GoGlobal is here to help you grow, scale, expand, and eventually exit. We actively collaborate with our portfolio companies to connect them with our expanding global network of investors and partners. Our approach involves regular strategy meetings and hands-on assistance to increase your chances of success. Apply for our program today, and our team will review your application twice a month. We can't wait to hear from you!
"I extend my gratitude to Roberto Croci and Microsoft for Startups MEA for introducing us to the exceptional Esra Talu of GoGlobal. Their assistance has not only helped us successfully close the round, but they have also become valuable strategic partners for our worldwide expansion."
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