Gürkan Coşkun
Director of Operational and Technical Affairs of Paper Boat


He received a Bachelor of Business Administration from Newport University and worked in various roles, such as customer services, foreign trade logistics operations, and corporate merchandising, during his 15 years in the corporate world. He resigned in 2014 and went on to work with an architectural firm that he was a founding partner of, specifically focusing on corporate retail renovation.

My story

In 2021 he left his corporate life and moved to Fethiye, Turkey. He has various outdoor hobbies such as mountaineering, off-roading, camping, motorcycle and bicycle riding, but decided to purchase a boat named Namaste to enjoy the peacefulness of the sea.

Graduated from the Open Sea Academy and he is responsible for technical affairs and operations at Paper Boat.