I’m Furkan Açıkgöz, a Product Design Leader at Insider

I’m responsible for building statistical dashboards and products across the Insider. Previously, I worked on the Marketplace Product at Siemens Mendix, and Lead the Design Team at Payu iyzico

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Driving Engagement and Innovation: Leading Design Initiatives for Cutting-Edge Dashboards and Data Visualizations at Insider

As the Design Team Lead at Insider, I oversee the design team, focusing on creating intuitive dashboards and data visualizations. I manage the team, develop user-friendly dashboards, and create insightful visualizations. I collaborate with cross-functional teams to align design goals with business objectives and prioritize user-friendly interfaces through research and testing.

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Leadership for Product Design

Data Analysis


Revolutionizing User Experience: Crafting Intuitive Interfaces for Seamless Digital Solutions at Mendix

At Mendix, I served as a Product Designer for the Marketplace team. I designed and implemented a streamlined marketplace interface to enhance user experience and increase transaction rates. This involved creating intuitive navigation and visual elements that simplified the user journey, ultimately driving higher engagement and successful transactions.

Role

Product Design

User Research


Empowering E-commerce: Designing Secure Payment Solutions and Streamlined Checkout Experiences at iyzico

As the Design Team Leader at iyzico, I led the development of a prepaid card payment solution and an optimized checkout form for e-commerce platforms. These initiatives significantly improved the user experience and increased transaction completion rates, contributing to the company’s goal of enhancing payment solutions for online businesses.

Role

Leadership for Product Design

Quantitative User Research

Workshop Facilitation


Developed B2B Payment Solution and Smart Transactions to Enhance Financial Health and User Satisfaction at Garanti BBVA

At Garanti BBVA, I worked as a Senior User Experience Designer. I developed a B2B payment solution and designed smart transaction features for personal budgeting and financial health, contributing to the company’s initiative of enhancing user financial management and improving overall user satisfaction.

Role

Senior User Experience Design

User Research

Workshop Facilitation


Driving Digital Transformation: Leading Optimization Initiatives and A/B Testing Strategies as an Optimization Specialist at Userspots

At Userspots, I served as an Optimization Specialist, leading a dedicated team focused on enhancing user experiences through data-driven strategies. I spearheaded the creation of workshops aimed at identifying areas for improvement and developing actionable optimization plans. Leveraging tools such as Optimizely and Google Optimize, we executed A/B tests to validate hypotheses and drive continuous improvements across digital platforms. Our efforts resulted in measurable enhancements to user engagement, conversion rates, and overall satisfaction.

Role

Optimization Specialist

Quantitative User Research