The Istanbul office formalises Golin's partnership with Turkish comms consultancy Rekta. It will be led by Kaan Berkan as managing director, who will join Golin's global management team and report to president EMEA Matt Neale.
Golin chief executive officer Fred Cook said: "We have had a mutually beneficial relationship with Rekta over the past four years. Turkey is a rising star in the region and having a Golin presence shows our dedication to serve our international clients."
Berkan added: "After 20 years of Rekta being one of the top consultancies in Istanbul, we are thrilled to enter the market as Golin. Our local expertise, combined with Golin’s global network and unique tools, will create instant opportunities for our clients and keep them ahead of the competition."