About Clinked

Clinked, the Collaboration Software

Clinked helps teams & businesses work more efficiently together in the cloud. We are based in Cambridge (UK), where management, engineering, marketing and customer support take place.

Our philosophy is to make team collaboration simple, secure and social for organisations of all sizes, across industry and geographical borders. Our Case Studies section gives evidence on how Clinked makes collaboration easy & cost-efficient:

  • Efficient client communications and teamwork when using collaborative capabilities rather than emailing.
  • Secure file sharing doesn’t need to be expensive or take months to implement – with Clinked, it takes minutes!
  • Replacing SharePoint with Clinked – saving thousands of pounds.
  • Google Apps integration.

Also, Clinked is available in 11 languages and offers customer support within GMT business hours (24/7 for Enterprise customers), irrespective of global location.

Board of Directors

Tayfun Bilsel, Co-founder & CEO

Tayfun Bilsel is responsible for engineering, and long term strategic direction of Clinked. He holds an MSc in Information Technology (Software Engineering) from the University of Liverpool and degree in Computer Technology & Programming from Bilkent University. His international professional experiences include 20 years in information technologies as Managing Director, CMO, CTO, System Analyst and Software Developer.

Victor Stekly, Co-founder & Director

Victor graduated in Electronics Engineering from Edinburgh University and did postgraduate research in Welding. He served as CEO of Welding Alloys Group (a company with manufacturing operations in 30 countries worldwide) from 2003 to 2013 where he has introduced innovative practices and expanded the company worldwide. He also served as Chairman of a sister company, Injection Alloys Group, and currently co-founder of an instrument company.

He holds a private pilot’s licence, enjoys skiing and most sports.

Shankar Meembat, Chairman of the board

Shankar Meembat has extensive experience in sales and marketing specializing in opening markets, business development and generating top line sales growth in the telecoms market. He has diverse education and experience with a background in both business and technology. He also owns a start-up in the mobile internet service and active with other entrepreneurial ventures as an advisor and/or investor.

Joe Attueyi, Director

Alumnus of University of Nigeria, JMW Europe’s Leaders of The Future program, Harvard Business School (GMP class of ’06) is CEO of DWC Exploration and Production Company Ltd a West Africa focused oil and gas company. A serial entrepreneur he sits on the board of various companies in different sectors of the economy.

Advisory Board

Dominic Sumpter, Non-executive Director

Dominic is a highly experienced software executive, currently CEO of Venostic a business systems advisory and consultancy company. Prior to forming Venostic, Dominic held a number of leadership roles in large multi-national business software companies, including SAP, Oracle, PeopleSoft and JD Edwards. Dominic was responsible for sales and marketing within the software houses, including alliance and channels, where he successfully developed a number of innovative packaged offerings that could be sold by the partner communities.

Dominic has a first class MEng, specialising in manufacturing systems and business studies (Aston University Business School MBA).

Evolution of Clinked

The Clinked software stems from the collaborative features of the Rabbit Enterprise Web Operating System, which won the Red Herring 100 Europe award, but is now focused solely on making teamwork simple and secure.