The two group companies called Işıklar Enerji ve Yapı Holding A.Ş. and Işıklar Yatırım Holding A.Ş. the shares of both of which are traded in BIST (Istanbul Stock Exchange) and which are organized in the form of a holding and which have the same fields of activities have been amalgamated under Işıklar Enerji ve Yapı Holding A.Ş.

 

After the merger Mr. Sırrı Gökçen Odyak, who has been working for Işıklar Yatırım Holding is appointed as General Manager of the Company, and Mr. Ahmet Lütfi Göktuğ is appointed as the Financial Affairs Manager.

 

  1. Sırrı Gökçen Odyak was born in Izmir. He completed his high school education atWest Chester High School (U.S.A.). He graduated from the University of Strathclyde (Scotland) in 1972 with Honors B.Sc.in Naval Architecture. He started out his carrier working as an engineer for the IŞIKLAR Group in 1974 and has become a top executive in our group. Before this appointment Mr. Sırrı Gökçen Odyak was the General Manager of Işıklar Yatırım Holding A.Ş. and he is a member of the Board of Director of various companies within the IŞIKLAR GROUP.

 

Mr. Ahmet Lütfi Göktuğ was born in Istanbul. He completed his high school education in 1976 at Bakırköy High School in Istanbul and was graduated from the Faculty of Economics, Istanbul University in 1981. After he had worked for various companies as Financial Affairs Manager between 1986 and 2003, he joined the Işıklar Group and stated working as Financial Affairs Manager for the Group Company Işıklar İnşaat Malzemeleri Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. (Building Materials manufacturer) in 2003. Mr. Ahmet Lütfi Göktuğu had been working as Financial Affairs Manager for Işıklar Yatırım Holding A.Ş. since 03.12.2007 before this appointment.

 

Chairman of the Board of Directors Mr. Rıza Kutlu Işık has extended his thanks to Mr. Serdar Nuri Eser, General Manager of Işıklar Enerji ve Yapı Holding and to Ms. Dilek Bodur, Financial Affairs Manager of the Company for their services in the company, and he also expressed his wishes for the success of the new company.

 

Mr. Rıza Kutlu Işık indicated that with new structure that has been formed all the companies within the group which operated in such fields of business as energy, construction, packaging, and casting (molding) have been gathered under one single structure, and that the new structure will help making decisions easier and the operations will be simpler. He added that, at the same time, the financial sources will be used more efficiently and that the corporate management applications will be more effective.