Istanbul Will Be The Center Of Finance And Fashion
Ahmet Akbalık who is the chairman of the executive board at Özak Holding said that one of the biggest real estate projects in Turkey is made actual in Zeytinburnu and he stated that "I believe that Istanbul will become the center of fashion and finance despite all the unluckiness. Project that its worth is 4.5 billion pounds will be made actual in Zeytinburnu".
Özak Holding, which operates in tourism, construction, energy and real estate sectors, attacks especially in real estate sector. We met with Ahmet Akbalık who is the chairman of the executive board at Özak Holding based on historical textiles and growing textiles and exports over 100 million euros to world brands, at the Büyükyalı worksite in Zeytinburnu, Istanbul, which is the largest real estate project in Turkey. According to Akbalık’s point of view, there are temporary problems that are about both tourism and real estate sector.
EXPORTS 100 MILLION EUROS
* The history of Özak Holding is based on textiles. How this size was first reached in textiles?
– We are from Malatya. Özak Tekstil was founded my father Cemal Özak in 1984. We have taken innovative steps in the ready-made clothing sector 30 years ago and developed the business at the beginning of exporting. We've extended to North Africa. We have been the manufacturer of many famous brands in Europe. We have production in Istanbul, Malatya, and Urfa. We are exporting 100 million Euros, which is 7 million units annually.