One of the richest people in Turkey famous businessman Mustafa Koc died on January 21 because of a heart attack. This was reported by TV channel CNN Turk.
55-year-old businessman was the chairman of the board of directors of the country’s largest holding company Koc Holding. The Holding includes banks, factories for the production of household appliances, chain of petrol and gas stations, car factories.
The companies of Koc Holding have 9% of Turkish exports and 18% of the total market value of the Istanbul Stock Exchange.
Mustafa Koc is a member of the most famous dynasty of billionaires in Turkey. The representative of the third generation of the famous Koc family and the eldest son of Rahmni Koch was born in Ankara in 1960. He was educated in Switzerland and the United States. Since 1984, he began working in a group of Koch. Since 2003, the entrepreneur has headed Koc Holding. He was one of the organizers of meetings within the Bilderberg Club.
In Russian the most famous supermarket chain Ramstore, Yapi Kredi Bank, the hotel chain Divan belong to the corporation Koc Holding as well. The turnover of the holding companies is about $ 50 billion.