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Tusiad

Turkey's business organisation
Tusiad
Leadership team

Simone Kaslowski (President)

Headquarters
Istanbul, Turkey
Type
Non-profit
Region served
Asia
Year stablished
1971

Summary

Founded in 1971, TÜSIAD is a voluntary, independent, non-governmental organisation dedicated to promoting public welfare through private enterprise. TÜSIAD promotes principles of participatory democracy, a competitive market economy, environmental sustainability, and universal freedoms and human rights. The Association supports independent research and policy discussions on important social and economic issues in Turkey and abroad. TÜSIAD is composed of CEOs and executives from major industrial and services companies in Turkey, including Fortune 500 companies. The current Chairman is Simone Kaslowski and the Secretary-General (CEO) is Bahadir Kaleagasi.


Impact

TÜSIAD represents more than 4,000 member companies which represent half of the Turkey's value-added; 80% of Turkey’s total foreign trade volume; more than 50% of private sector employment; and 80% of corporate tax revenue.


References
Tusiad
Leadership team

Simone Kaslowski (President)

Headquarters
Istanbul, Turkey
Type
Non-profit
Region served
Asia
Year stablished
1971