Alper Tekin

Chief Product Officer

Alper Tekin is the Chief Product Officer at Previously he served as the Chief Product Officer at Udacity where he was Udacity’s first international hire. At Udacity, he started the company’s EMEA presence as the Regional Director of EMEA, and later founded Udacity Enterprise, Udacity’s B2B division targeting business customers. Prior to joining Udacity in 2015, Alper was a serial entrepreneur in Europe, acting as founder & CEO of several startups, including AlfaPeople,, and BlaBlaCar TR.

Alper began his career at Microsoft, where he worked on the Microsoft Partner Program Team in charge of managing the channels that deliver 95% of Microsoft’s revenues.

He holds a B.S. and M.S. degree in Engineering from Stanford University.