Melih Kırkgöz

Melih Kırkgöz

Manager, Systems Engineering, Fortinet

Melih Kirkgoz graduated from Department of Electronics and Communications Engineering, Istanbul Technical University in 2000. He started working at KocNet (ISP) as a security engineer in 2001 while he was continuing MBA education at Marmara University. For 6 years he administered most well-known security solutions, took part in business/service development inside Security Services Department and performed security auditing and consultancy services for MSSP customers. He joined Fortinet Turkey Office as "Presales Engineer and Consultant" in 2008. In 2015 he became Manager of Systems Engineering in Turkey and also elected as a member of “Office of the CTO” global group by Fortinet CTO to help innovation of core Fortinet Product line. He has more than 15 years of experience in network, information and application security, project management and business/service development areas and gained many certifications for Network, Security Management and UNIX systems.He holds CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) certificate since 2007