Training & Events

4th Annual Executive Briefing on Private Equity in Turkey and Environs

Thursday 5 December 2019 | 09:30 – 18:30 | Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul

EMPEA and Globalturk Capital will host the 4th Annual Executive Briefing on Private Equity in Turkey and Environs, on Thursday, 5 December 2019 to be held at Istanbul. Please join us in our discussions about the investment climate in Turkey and neighboring markets; growth prospects for Turkey and the region going forward; ways in which to best improve local fundraising; and, the latest intelligence on up and coming opportunities for private capital investors.

Please contact Zeynep İntepe at or +90 212 327 60 00 by Friday, 25 October 2019.

Space is limited so we kindly ask that you reserve your participation at your earliest convenience.

Reports (Post-event reports and event videos of previous years’ events)
LSEG Interview (February 2018)

Confirmed Speakers:

Hakan Akbaş, Senior Advisor, Albright Stonebridge Group
Ahmad Al-Sati, Managing Director, Albright Capital Management
Cenk Bayrakdar, Managing Director, Revo Capital
Dmytro Boroday, Principal, Horizon Capital
Former Ambassador Matthew Bryza, Senior Fellow, Atlantic Council
Mete Çakmakçı, Secretary-General, TTGV
Arnaud Dupoizat, Country Manager, Turkey, IFC
Hassan El-Khatib, Managing Director – Equities, EBRD
Ahmet Faralyalı, Founder and Managing Partner, Mediterra Capital
Anne Fossemale / Karsten Sinner, Director Private Equity Funds, EBRD
Barış Gen, Principal Investment Officer, IFC
Fadi Ghandour, Executive Chairman, Wamda Capital
Fidaa Haddad, Managing Director and Head of Private Credit, NBK Capital
Erman Kalkandelen, CEO, Franklin Templeton Investments – Turkey
Ümit Kumcuoğlu, CEO, Kare Investments
Altan Küçükçınar, Partner, Diffusion Capital Partners
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Burak Küntay, The President of the School of Government and Leadership, Bahcesehir University
Johan Larsson, Vice President and Head of Turkey, Oriflame Cosmetics
Florian Müenkle, Director, DEG
Barış Öney, Founder and Managing Partner, Globalturk Capital and EMPEA Turkey Representative
Çağatay Özdoğru, CEO, Esas Holding
Murat Özgen, CEO, İş Private Equity
Douglas Parks, CEO, DowAksa Carbon Fiber Composites, Turkey
Akbar Rafiq, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, York Capital Management
Jaap Reinking, Director Private Equity, FMO
Cem Sertoğlu, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Earlybird Venture Capital
Seymur Tarı, Founder and CEO, Turkven
Hubertus Van der Vaart, Executive Chairman, SEAF
Murat Vargı, Founder and Honorary President, MV Holding
Dr. Hakan Yurdakul, Member of Board of Economic Policies, Presidency of the Republic of Turkey
Selahattin Zoralioğlu, Managing Partner, Taxim Capital Private Equity

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