ISTANBUL--(BUSINESS WIRE)--UiPath, the leading enterprise Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software company, has opened its Turkish operation in Istanbul, under the direction of Tansu Yegen as General Manager.
Tansu brings more than 25 years of experience in sales management and strategy, partnerships and operations for large technology and telecom companies in Turkey, Ukraine and Germany. Tansu joins UiPath from Samsung Electronics Turkey.
“We are very excited to have Tansu leading our team in Turkey, and developing deeper relationships with existing partners, customers and the public sector,” said Kulpreet Singh, managing director EMEA at UiPath.
Insurance, telecommunication, banking and distribution companies in Turkey are already adopting the UiPath RPA platform to deploy their strategic automation projects. In addition, major systems integrators in Turkey have signed with UiPath to deliver UiPath RPA solutions to their customers locally.
Tansu Yegen, general manager UiPath Turkey, stated: “Companies in Turkey are actively seeking RPA and AI solutions to improve productivity and drive their digital transformation. I look forward to working with my team and bringing RPA to Turkish companies and government to help them reduce costs, improve agility, enhance customer and employee satisfaction by automating repetitive business processes with software robots from UiPath.”
The global RPA market is estimated to reach US $2.9 billion by 2021 from US $507 million in 2017, according to a Forrester report.
UiPath’s business grew 238 percent in the first half of 2018, crossing $100 million in annual recurring revenue, a key financial metric for subscription software companies. The company was recently named a leader in the Forrester Wave™: Robotic Process Automation, Q2 2018 achieving the highest score in the “Current Offering” category, the highest possible score in the “Market Presence” category and among the highest scores in the “Strategy” category.
Built for both business and IT, UiPath is the leading platform for enterprise Robotic Process Automation (RPA). More than 1,800 business customers and government agencies use UiPath's Enterprise RPA platform to rapidly deploy software robots that perfectly emulate and execute repetitive processes, boosting business productivity, ensuring compliance and enhancing customer experience across back-office and front-office operations.
With a thriving RPA developer community of more than 250,000 worldwide, UiPath is on a mission to democratize RPA and support a digital business revolution. Based in New York City, UiPath’s presence extends to 16 countries throughout North America, Europe and Asia. The company is backed by over $400 million in funding from Accel, CapitalG, Credo Ventures, Earlybird’s Digital East Fund, Kleiner Perkins, Seedcamp and Sequoia. For more information, visit http://www.uipath.com.