Gorkem is Adeptive Software’s Senior Vice President of Strategy and Product Development. In this role, he is responsible for strategy and long-term sustainability of the company’s signature title and escrow platform, ResWare. With deep experience in application development and automation, Gorkem embraces emerging technologies to help organizations advance and grow their businesses.
Prior to Adeptive, Gorkem was the Chief Technology Officer for a major underwriter focused on their title and escrow production platform, integrations, and business intelligence. As IT Director for the former Northpoint Escrow and Title, LLC in Seattle, one of the first to electronically deliver title market share data via the web, he realized the power of good data and systems to drive business decisions.
Gorkem holds a Master of Science from the University of Washington, and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Middle East Technical University. He is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and Professional Association for SQL Server. In addition, he is a member of the American Land Title Association's Technology and Real Property Records Committees.
Gorkem is a recipient of October Research’s 2019 Innovator Award and received Inman’s Innovator of the Year Award in 2017.