Yusuf SarimsakciFounder and Managing Partner Yusuf Sarimsakci @email
Yusuf Sarimsakci is a Founder of Alto Partners and Alto West. Yusuf is a Managing Partner responsible for providing commercial leadership, business development and for maximizing the value of each individual project. Prior to founding Alto, Yusuf worked as Managing Director at Capital Partners, a privately held real estate development company, first in Moscow, Russia and later in Almaty, Kazakhstan, where he was responsible for strategy, business development, partnership agreements as well as operations. During his tenure with Capital Partners both in Moscow and Almaty, Yusuf developed projects such as The Ritz-Carlton Moscow Hotel, Metropolis Mixed-Use Development, Pushkino Logistics Park, the Almaty Financial District, Esentai Tower Mixed-Use Development, and the Chimbulak Ski Resort. These ventures were in addition to planning and finishing various other projects totaling over 1,500,000 square meters. Prior to joining Captial Partners, Yusuf served as Deputy General Director of Mosenka, a subsidiary of Enka Holding in Moscow, where he was responsible for marketing, tenant relations, operations as well as finance. While at Mosenka, Yusuf managed over two hundred lease agreements with most of the Fortune 500 companies active in Russia. Over the years, he developed a deep understanding of how to build global brands and develop enduring and mutually beneficial relationships with customers.
Yusuf Sarimsakci holds a Masters’ degree in Structural Engineering from Stanford University , and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Colorado State University. He is fluent in English, Russian, and Turkish.
Alp GölFounder and Managing Partner Alp Göl @email
Alp Göl is a Founder of Alto Partners and Alto West. Alp is a Managing Partner responsible for business development and ensuring project execution. Alp has a wealth of international construction management experience gained over 25 years in the industry. Following his earlier work for Bechtel in Venezuela, which entailed mobilization of a large-scale hydro-dam project, and a variety of infrastructure projects in Boston, Alp moved to Kazakhstan. He worked on multinational and multidisciplinary projects as General Manager for Bechtel-Enka Joint Ventures for industrial and oil & gas projects, and later for Capital Partners for real estate development and construction projects in Kazakhstan. In these roles, he was responsible for the coordination, implementation, and management of projects from design to commissioning and has delivered, with success, multi-disciplinary large to mega size oil, gas, petrochemicals, industrial and real estate projects valued up to Billion and was in charge of direct manpower of 12,000 people. Maintaining ongoing productive relationships with clients and finding creative solutions to engineering and construction challenges is one of his key strategies that ensure Alto’s continued success.
Alp Göl graduated from Boğaziçi University as a Civil Engineer. He also holds an MBA from Southern New Hampshire University. Alp is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers. He completed courses in Design of High Rise Buildings at Wyoming University. Alp is fluent in English, Russian, Kazakh, Turkish, and has working knowledge of German and French.