We help leading brands grow and scale in digital.

Commencis helps leading brands grow and scale in digital, powered by its big data, analytics and cloud products. Putting digital at the core, Commencis transforms businesses to thrive and stay relevant in a demanding digital world.

 
Driven by purpose, Commencis focuses on creating measurable positive impact and competitive advantage through technology, design and data science. Commencis enables clients to design and build digital experiences, create stronger and more meaningful relationships with their customers, and bring agility and scalability with cloud solutions.

 
$25,000+
 
$50 - $99 / hr
 
50 - 249
 Founded
2000
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Istanbul, Turkey
headquarters
  • Park Plaza - Reşitpaşa Mahallesi Büyükdere Cad. No: 223 B Maslak
    Istanbul 34467
    Turkey
other locations
  • 184 Shepherds Bush Rd
    London
    United Kingdom
  • Gulbahce Mah. Izmir Teknoloji Gelistirme Bolgesi
    Izmir
    Turkey

Portfolio

Key clients: 
  • Visa
  • Parmenion
  • Mastercard
  • Mapfre
  • Ebay
  • Turkish Airlines
  • Pegasus Airlines
  • Zubizu
  • Iscep

Fast Cashback for tailored offers - VISA Oferty

Visa, one of the biggest global players in financial and payment services, has partnered with Commencis to enrich its brand experience with different digital offerings. Designed and powered by Commencis for the Poland market, Visa Oferty (Visa Offers) allows Visa cardholders to access promotional offers tailored to their shopping habits and preferences.

INDUSTRY:

Financial

Services

CAPABILITIES:

UX / UI Design & Development

Launching the first “health banking” app - EMIRATES NBD

Launched the world’s first health banking app designed for the Apple Watch. The bank promotes a healthy lifestyle by integrating user’s physical activity into product offering.

INDUSTRY:

Banking

CAPABILITIES:

Concept Design, UX / UI Design & Development

AWARD:

Winner, “Efma’s Innovation of the Month“

(December 2015)

Next generation finance management - FORTEBANK

Partnered with one of the leading banks in Kazakhstan to create an entirely new digital banking experience, and set the standard for the next generation of banking services.

INDUSTRY:

Banking

CAPABILITIES:

UX / UI Design & Development

Pioneering Digital Banking - İşCep

İşbank, the largest private bank in Turkey serves more than 15 million customers. Handling 100 million transactions daily and leading the digital banking is the real challenge. As a pioneer in digital banking, İşbank launched the first mobile banking platform in the market in 2007. Since then, it leads the innovation in digital banking and Commencis is İşbank’s strategic digital transformation partner designing and developing

its digital platforms.

INDUSTRY:

Banking

CAPABILITIES:

UX/UI Design & Development

Flying Turkish - TURKISH AIRLINES

Partnered with Turkish Airlines to change travel experience for its users and disrupt the market by providing innovative solutions. Our work started with the design and development of Fly Turkish WAP and JAVA products and evolved with the technology.

INDUSTRY:

Travel

CAPABILITIES:

UX / UI Design & Development, Cloud Transformation

Welcome aboard for a digital flight - PEGASUS AIRLINES

Redefined and designed a traveler’s experience and built everything from the ground up. The new Pegasus Airlines application offers its users a more seamless and intuitive flight experience. 

Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.pozitron.pegasus&hl=enINDUSTRY:

iOs:&nbsp

;https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pegasus-book-cheap-flights/id723672499?mt=8

Travel

CAPABILITIES:

UX / UI Design & Development

AWARD:

Altın Örümcek Best Website of the Year 2018

Finalist, Best Use of Technology, Loyalty Awards

 

 

Digital Insurance Redefined - MAPFRE

Worked together with Mapfre to move their traditional insurance services to digital channels – and created Mapfre Go.

The new platform offers a simplified insurance experience for its insured clients and non-clients.

 

INDUSTRY:

Insurance

CAPABILITIES:

Branding & Logo Design , UX / UI Design & Development

Reviews

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Digital Channel Development for Airline

“The project has digitalized our ticket purchase process.”

Quality: 
4.5
Schedule: 
4.0
Cost: 
5.0
Willing to refer: 
5.0
The Project
 
Confidential
 
Mar. 2018 - Ongoing
Project summary: 

Commencis provided Android and iOS application development services, also working on the UX and frontend web development. They complete bi-monthly updates to the apps to add new features.

The Reviewer
 
5,001-10,000 Employees
 
Istanbul, Turkey
Emrah Ural, PMP, ITIL
Analyst Team Leader, Pegasus Airlines
 
Verified
The Review
Feedback summary: 

The development project produced excellent results, offering an effective digital solution for users and ensuring that the process runs smoothly. The team was worked in an agile methodology and was very dedicated and invested in the product, but could improve their flexibility.

The client submitted this review online.

BACKGROUND

Please describe your company and your position there.

I'm a product owner and analyst team leader at Pegasus Airlines, responsible for the execution of all passenger digital solutions.

OPPORTUNITY / CHALLENGE

For what projects/services did your company hire Commencis?

We hired them for consultancy, project management, design, analysis, development, and testing.

What were your goals for this project?

To be the digital airline of the world.

SOLUTION

How did you select this vendor?

We invited them to bid, along with other tech companies.

Describe the project and the services they provided in detail.

They designed the UX and developed Android and iOS mobile applications, as well as doing frontend web development. We release a new version of the app every two months to provide innovative features and solutions for our passengers.

What was the team composition?

The project team had 17–25 people involved, with a project manager who was our direct contact.

RESULTS & FEEDBACK

Can you share any information that demonstrates the impact that this project has had on your business?

The project has digitalized our ticket purchase process. Half of our passengers now prefer to purchase tickets and additional services from web and applications.

How was project management arranged and how effective was it?

We applied an agile development approach, with Jira integration for demand planning. We also organized a Ralli-month for all parties, during which everyone who worked overtime was accommodated in one place.

What did you find most impressive about this company?

They understand our pain points and own the product as much as we do. We’re also impressed by our project manager.

Are there any areas for improvement?

They have some strict company rules for documentation and aren’t very flexible.

4.5
Overall Score
  • 4.0 Scheduling
    ON TIME / DEADLINES
  • 5.0 Cost
    Value / within estimates
    Manday rate is expensive
  • 4.5 Quality
    Service & deliverables
  • 5.0 NPS
    Willing to refer

Mobile App Dev for Turkish Bank

“They own the product as much as we do.”

Quality: 
5.0
Schedule: 
5.0
Cost: 
5.0
Willing to refer: 
5.0
The Project
 
$10,000,000+
 
Jan. 2007 - Ongoing
Project summary: 

Commencis developed an iOS and Android mobile banking app. Services included frontend development and design, testing and analysis, and store submission. They provide ongoing support and maintenance.

The Reviewer
 
10,000+ Employees
 
Istanbul, Turkey
Unit Manager, İşbank
 
Verified
The Review
Feedback summary: 

Commencis has helped develop one of the most versatile and popular mobile banking apps in Turkey, with over 300 functionalities and 6.5 million users. The team accommodates scope changes and adapts to challenges, spurring a multi-year engagement.

The client submitted this review online.

BACKGROUND

Please describe your company and your position there.

I’m a unit manager at İşbank, Turkey's largest bank. I’m responsible for the development of our mobile app, İşCep.

OPPORTUNITY / CHALLENGE

For what projects/services did your company hire Commencis?

My company hired Commencis to build and launch our mobile app.

What were your goals for this project?

We wanted to improve processes and boost customer satisfaction. We also hoped to increase digitalization.  

SOLUTION

How did you select this vendor?

Commencis was known as one of the best mobile development startups in 2007.

Describe the project in detail.

Commencis has developed our iOS and Android mobile apps, executing design, testing and analysis, and the store submission process. The team provides ongoing maintenance and innovations.  

What was the team composition?

My team of developers and business development executives works with over thirty Commencis developers.

RESULTS & FEEDBACK

Can you share any outcomes from the project that demonstrate progress or success?

Commencis has helped develop one of the biggest mobile banking apps in Turkey, with approximately 300 functions. İşCep is well-known and has over 6.5 million users.

How effective was the workflow between your team and theirs?

Commencis oversees frontend design and development, while my team does backend development.

What did you find most impressive about this company?

The team quickly adapts to changing requirements and new challenges. They own the product as much as we do.

Are there any areas for improvement?

I don’t see anything specific.

5.0
Overall Score
  • 5.0 Scheduling
    ON TIME / DEADLINES
  • 5.0 Cost
    Value / within estimates
  • 5.0 Quality
    Service & deliverables
  • 5.0 NPS
    Willing to refer