Ali Dağlı

Advisor
Ali Dağlı

Ali Dağlı is co-founder and CEO of Hoopt and co-founder of Snow Factory. Ali is a former Partner at GP Bullhound. He is a digital Media executive, entrepreneur, team builder, advisor, and deal-maker—with 20 years of tech sector / investment banking experience, over 50 successful M&A and funding transactions, and a wide network of trusted and time-tested relationships, based in Silicon Valley and working out of tech centers in San Francisco, New York, and numerous European and Asian capitals.

Ali started his career at GCA Savvian Advisors (Today GCA Altium) and led various high-profile sector-changing deals and participated in over 50 strategic advisory, M&A, and private placement projects and continued his career at Dunya Invest and later joined GP Bullhound as Partner. At his time in GP, he greatly expanded GPB’s US office into a fully functional, stand-alone operation, assembling a high-caliber team, significantly broadening the firm’s global presence. Furthermore, he spearheaded the firm’s Consumer Internet, Gaming, and New Media franchises and on-going relationships with US and Asian buyers and investors.

Ali’s selected transactions include Monetise acquisition of Pozitron for $100m, ReachLocal Private Raise of $55m, Federated Media $50m USD Private Raise, Funzio acquisition by GREE for $210m, and Zazzle private raise of $30m USD.