Year of Establishment: 1995
Chairman representing Turkey: Hasan Gümüş
Company: Yayla Agro Gıda Sanayi ve Nakliyat A.Ş.
Chairman of Counterpart Organization: Tan Sri Razman Hashim
Company and Position: Sunway Group, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors
Counterpart Organization:Asian Strategy & Leadership Institute
DEİK/Turkey-Malaysia Business Council was founded on January 17, 1995 and has been operating under the auspices of Foreign Economic Relations Board (DEİK) in Turkey and the National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCIM) in Malaysia. The Business Council is aimed to:
• Promote, facilitate and encourage trade, investment, technical cooperation, technology and know-how transfer, tourism, training programs and joint ventures between Malaysia and Turkey
• Encourage and promote direct trade contacts between entrepreneurs in Malaysia and the ones in Turkey to further develop commercial and industrial relations between the two countries
• Identify, promote, and facilitate the implementation of specific projects/programs targeted at enhancement of trade, investment and tourism.
• Ensure understanding in the private sectors of Malaysia and Turkey regarding economic policies and situations of the two countries.