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Avni Yerli

Managing Director
After completing his university degree in engineering in 1994, Avni Yerli started his business career as a project manager at a leading German planning and consulting company. Three years later, he became a Managing Director of the German subsidiary of a foreign consulting company and by early 1998 he was running his own business as an independent consulter. But being a passionate gamer, it wasn’t long before Avni joined his brothers Cevat and Faruk in founding the interactive entertainment development company Crytek in November 1999.  As founding member and Managing Director, Avni is responsible for business development and strategic development.