Mehmet Aksel is a serial-entrepreneur and the founder of Mutfak Sanatları Akademisi (MSA-Culinary Arts Academy). He was recently awarded the 2010 International Endeavor “Entrepreneur of the Year” award. The academy has over 2000 graduates nationwide who went on to join professional kitchens or become chefs, even on international arena. More than 20,000 kitchen enthusiasts walked through MSA’s doors to learn and appreciate the art of cooking.
His enthusiasm paved way for MSA to be one of the most important culinary schools of Europe. People in the industry think that the schools like MSA will found the basis of the values that will carry Turkey to where it really deserves to be in the Gastronomy world.
As an entrepreneur, Mehmet stands out with his result-oriented and passionate character. In the class, he will talk about his ventures and his strong entrepreneurial perspective which has brought him a big success.