Year of Establishment:2013
Founder Chairperson: Mahmut Volkan Kara
Business Council Chairperson: Dr. Abdullah Çerekçi
Company: Zorlu Holding, Strategy and M&A Director
The foundation of the DEİK Outbound Investments Business Council was laid in 2011 with the establishment of DEİK’s working group under the same name. Türkiye’s biggest outbound investment companies are members of this Council which commenced operations in January 2013. The Council pursues the vision of becoming the leading corporate organization with a deep understanding of dynamics of private sector’s investments abroad, main solution partner in foreign investment process, and body ensuring high-level coordination with public institutions. Main operational topics of the Council include investment guarantees, arbitration, risk assessment, financing, and sectoral/regional outbound investment strategies.