UNIDO - Cluster Development - Expert Network
M Hakan Zobu
First Name M Hakan
Last Name Zobu
Institution/Company UNIDO
Position Consultant
Country of Residence   Turkey
City of Residence Izmir
E-mail h.zobu@unido.org
Cluster Quote

Mr Zobu is an award winning economic development expert who
works in cluster and export consortia development and value chain
He received award from G. Al Salem Foundation for his cluster
assesment methodology in 2014 and an award from European
Training Foundation for his export development mentoring
methodology in 2017. He focus the cluster assessment and policy
development matters.

In which languages could you support a CD project (proficiency level should be adequate so that you could also hold presentations and do trainings in this language)?

In which countries have you worked on CD projects?
Turkey, Italy
Experience in the following areas ...
Cluster twinning x
CSR in a cluster context x
Innovation in a cluster context x
Cluster based finance schemes x
Export Consortia development x
Monitoring & Evaluation of CD projects x
Gender issues a cluster context x
Poverty alleviation through CD x
Development of BDS in a cluster context x
Energy efficiency in clusters x
Cluster policy advisory x

worked in min. 2 clusters on the respective issue and or drafted methodological texts on the subject
worked in/managed a project where the respective subject was an issue, but not directly implemented related activities
Have you ever worked as Cluster Development Agent (CDA)?
Have you been trained specifically on the UNIDO CD approach?
Have you ever been employed under a UNIDO cluster development project?
How many clusters have you assisted as a CDA?
# 10
In which sectors have you worked on CD projects?
Agriculture, forestry and fishing
Manufacturing of food products
Manufacturing of beverages
Manufacturing of textiles
Manufacturing of wood products and/or furniture
Manufacturing of chemicals and chemical products
Manufacturing of pharmaceutical products
Manufacturing of rubber and plastics products