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SynPet appoints new Chief Operating Officer


Brussels, 4 October 2023

SynPet Technologies (“the Company”), the Brussels-based Turkish chemicals recycling company that provides a unique solution to waste management recycling, has appointed Mr. Furkan Ahmet Callialp as Chief Operating Officer. He will become operational in the company with immediate effect.

Furkan Ahmet Callialp has obtained a Mechanical Engineering Bachelor’s Degree from Middle East Technical University, a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and currently he is candidate of Phd in Strategic Management. Now being a Project Management Professional (PMP®), he developed and managed large scale (hydroelectric, wind, thermal power projects) energy projects +1000MW in total. 



Cem Ozsuer, CEO of Synpet Technologies, comments: “Furkan had been a Project Manager in Synpet Technologies in between 2014 and 2019 and he had successfully scaled up the laboratory scale SynPet technology to a fully operational demonstration plant in Istanbul. After having various managerial roles in the largest utility companies in Turkey, we are pleased to announce that he is rejoining SynPet. He will bring substantial added value to the company, especially regarding the planned expansion in the port of Antwerp.


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About SynPet Technologies

Synpet Technologies is a clean-tech company created in 2014. Its process for recycling unsorted plastic waste has been tested on a demo scale since 2016, a production unit of 15 tons. It offers a circular economy solution to both the citizen and the oil industry, by recycling the carbon in the waste into renewable oil (naphtha) that can replace fossil oil naphtha in production of new plastics, into high-calorific natural gas for electricity generation, and into biochar that can be used as fertilizer in agriculture or raw material for cement industry. SynPet Technologies now raised enough capital to start the first plant.