The WISE Awards


Mr. Osman Cakiroglu

Position: Country General Manager, Kiron Open Higher Education
Country: Turkey

Osman is a Government Relations Specialist, a Social Entrepreneur, and the Country General Manager of Kiron Open Higher Education in Turkey. Kiron is a German social startup that enables refugees and displaced people to live a self-determined life by providing them accredited, blended, unhindered, and free university education. Previously, Osman was the Middle Eastern and East European Regional Education Trade Commissioner for the Government of Canada.