About Us

DilTurk Translation Services Ltd. was founded by Merve Elbirlik Tulek and Ragip Gokalp Tulek in 2008 in Istanbul to offer translation and localization services between European Languages and Turkish. Throughout the years the company has developed an elite client portfolio, offering specialized translation (legal, medical, technical and commercial), localization (electronic games, websites, mobile applications) and copywriting and authoring (technical and advertising, multilingual content creation, editing and translation and update for periodicals and web news) with customized solutions for long-term clients.


Ragip Gokalp Tülek holds a bachelor’s degree in translation studies (Bogazici University, 2001) and a master’s degree in business administration (Istanbul Bilgi University, 2004). He is also a PhD student of translation studies department of Istanbul University. Ragip previously worked as a translator, editor, language coordinator, content specialist and part-time lecturer in various organizations including Borusan, Alstom, Dogus University and SteelOrbis.

Merve Elbirlik Tülek holds a bachelor’s degree in English Language & Literature (Istanbul University, 2001) and a mater’s degree in eeducational administration (Yeditepe University). In addition to her translation and editing career, she has also worked as a lecturer in various universities (including Dogus University, Ozyegin University, Marmara University and Yeditepe University).