|Birth Name:||Güler Sabanci|
Güler Sabanci is a prominent Turkish businesswoman who is known best to be the third-generation female member of the Sabancı family. Güler Sabanci net worth which is known to be huge is known to have been amassed from her incomparable work as the chairperson of the second-biggest industrial and financial conglomerate of Turkey, Sabanci Holding. Güler Sabanci career has been triumphant and appreciable over the years and is an inspiration to many youths of the present age.
The distinguished and talented Turkish businesswoman, Güler Sabanci is known to be the chairperson of the industrial and financial conglomerate, Sabanci Holding. Güler Sabanci career has been established since she is the third-generation female member of the Sabancı family but Güler Sabanci net worth has been amassed from her hard work she had put in for the prosperity of the company. Güler Sabanci is known to be one of the world’s most powerful women.
Güler Sabanci was born in 1955 in Istanbul, Turkey. She was born to parents İhsan Sabancı and Yuksel Sabanci. Güler Sabanci is the granddaughter of Hacı Ömer Sabancı and Sadıka Sabancı who formed the company Sabanci Holding. Her uncle Sakıp Sabancı is known best to be a huge business tycoon and also a philanthropist. Her cousins Sevil Sabancı, Metin Sabancı, and Dilek Sabancı are also business persons who have been highly recognized in the Turkish business market.
Güler Sabanci received her education from TED Ankara College in Ankara. She then went on to attend Boğaziçi University in Istanbul where she studied business administration. Güler Sabanci was destined to run the family business and thus went on to hone her talents at business.
Güler Sabanci went on to begin her career by working at a family owned tire production company LasSa based in Kocaeli Province. She then went on to work for KordSA as a general manager. She held the position for 14 years. Eventually, Güler Sabanci career in Sabanci Holding began as one of the boards of director. Güler Sabanci went on to work in the human resource department initially and also headed the tires and reinforcement materials group.
Güler Sabanci career in Sabanci Holding went on to rise to heights when she became the chairwoman and also its managing director. Güler Sabanci has held many positions over the years working for Sabanci Holding. Güler Sabanci is also known to be the Founding President of Sabancı University. At present, Güler Sabanci is serving the Sabanci Foundation as the board of trustees. Güler Sabanci is recognized to be the first and only female member of European Round Table of Industrialists. In 2015, the Sabanci Holding had a revenue of Turkish lira 48 billion. The company had a net income of Turkish lira 1856 billion in 2012. At present, the company has 64000 employees and Guler Sabanci looks over them all. The total assets held by the company amount to a hefty Turkish lira 1754 billion thus making it the largest industrial and financial conglomerate in Turkey by profit. Sabanci Holding operates in around 15 countries and it controls 70 companies at present. Founded in 1926, the conglomerate is now owned at 61% by the Sabanci family. The company has many joint ventures with Hilton, Mitsubishi Motor, International Paper, Citigroup, Aviva, Philip Morris, and more.
Although Guler Sabanci got introduced to the Sabanci Holding through her family affiliation, it is her efforts and hard work that made her sit in the position of the chairperson of the company. Under her management, the share values of Sabanci Holding have been growing each day at a rapid rate. Güler Sabanci is also active in philanthropy and has raised many campaigns and charity events. Güler Sabanci also served the UN’s highest-level advisory body United National Global Compact as its board in 2012. Sabanci Holding has also been contributing a lot in the field of education and health.
Güler Sabanci net worth is known to be several billions as per various sources. Güler Sabanci net worth is known to increase in the upcoming days through the success of Sabanci Holding in the future. Güler Sabanci net worth is known to have solely arisen through her remarkable career as the chairperson of Sabanci Holding and also through its increasing shares value.
Güler Sabanci has not been married till date. Güler Sabanci husband is inexistent. Guler Sabanci husband is inexistent since Guler is always focused on her work in Sabanci Holding. Guler ha never talked about plans on having children or adopting them. Guler is reluctant on speaking about her personal life.
Güler Sabanci age at present is 62. Güler Sabanci age exceeds her youthful looks and bubbly personality that everyone adores. Guler has brown hair that she likes to put long.
Güler Sabanci has been honored many times for her noteworthy contribution in the business arena. Güler Sabanci has been named as one of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Business by Fortune Magazine. She has also been honored with awards such as David Rockefeller Bridging Leadership Award, Raymond Georis Innovative Philanthropist Award by the Council of the European Union in 2009.
Güler Sabanci has also received Honorary Degree by Drexel University in 2006. She received the Clinton Global Citizen Award by Clinton Foundation in 2011. Guler Sabanci has also won the ESMT Responsible Leadership Award by European School of Management and Technology in 2011. Also, the American-Turkish Society honored Guler with Corporate Partner Award b in 2007.
In 2007, Guler Sabanci received the Order of Leopold II in Belgium. She has also received orders such as Order of Civil Merit in Spain in 2009, Silbernes Ehrenkreuz der Republik Österreich in Austria in 2010. In the same year, Guler was given the National Order of the Legion of Honour in France. Guler Sabanci is a huge inspiration and influence to all the young girls who want to be as successful as she is in the field of business.