FORBES 100 richest turks

01 3 2020

100 richest turks

57th place - İbrahim Erdemoğlu
600 Million Dollars, Source of Wealth: Erdemoğlu Holding
Age: 57, married, with 3 children, Place of Birth: Adıyaman
It says;
“I am no different than any other person on the street. I am neither superior nor rich. This is how I raise my children. They must be human first, everything is temporary. ”
# 64 - Ali Erdemoğlu
$ 550 Million, Source of Wealth: Erdemoğlu Holding
Age: 60, married, with 3 children, Place of Birth: Adıyaman

Beginning in Forbes 100 for the first time in 2018 with his brother Ali Erdemoğlu, the beginning of today's wealth of İbrahim Erdemoğlu dates back to his initiatives during his student years. Erdemoğlu, born in Adıyaman, Besni, who spent his childhood and youth in Gaziantep, started his carpet business with a single loom while he was at Karadeniz Technical University to study physics. Carpet trade turned into today's Merinos Halı. Other companies within Erdemoğlu Holding are Sasa, Erdemoğlu Foreign Trade, Sasa Foreign Trade, Dinarsu Manufacturing, Zeki Mensucat, Özerdem.
Erdemoğlu sister Forbes is really important initiative with 100 in 2015, Sabancı Holding polyester fiber, about 350 thousand in the filament and polymer industry ton / year installation polymerization capacity by forming an important part of Turkey's production capacity in this field Sasa Polyester 51 percent of their purchases were for $ 110 million. The company, 84.80 percent of which is owned by Erdemoğlu Holding, is currently traded on Borsa Istanbul at a market value of approximately $ 1.16 billion.