Hüsnü Özyeğin

Hüsnü Özyeğin is a Turkish businessman in the finance sector who is a self-made billionaire. He is the owner of FIBA Holding, a group of mostly financial companies in Turkey. He has a net worth of US$3 billion as of 2011. He was born in 1944.

 

Hüsnü Özyeğin is a Turkish businessman in the finance sector who is a self-made billionaire. He is the owner of FIBA Holding, a group of mostly financial companies in Turkey. He has a net worth of US$3 billion as of 2011. He was born in 1944.

Hüsnü Özyeğin Turkey's richest man with $3 billion

Fiba Holding Chairman Hüsnü Özyeğin topped the “100 richest Turks” list in Forbes magazine with $3 billion in net assets. The list in Forbes Turkey magazine ranked Çukurova Holding Chairman Mehmet Emin Karamehmet second with a $2.9 billion fortune and Yıldız Holding Chairman Murat Ülker third, with assets worth $2.8 billion. In the listing, Doğuş Group Chairman Ferit Şahenk ranked fourth along with Semahat Arsel from the Koç family, one of the wealthiest families in Turkey, with $2.6 billion in total wealth. Koç Holding Honorary Chairman Rahmi Koç followed them with a fortune of $2.5 billion. Filiz Şahenk with $2.4 billion, Şarık Tara with $2.3 billion, Suna Kıraç with $2.1 billion and Ali Ağaoğlu with $2.1 billion were also placed among the top 10 in the list.

Source: www.todayszaman.com | Date: 28th February 2012 Read more

Age of Riches A New Breed of Billionaire

Since 2000, Husnu M. Ozyegin has spent more than $50 million of his own money, building 36 primary schools and girls’ dormitories in the poorest parts of Turkey. Next to the Turkish government, Mr. Ozyegin is the biggest individual supporter of schools in the country — and an official from the education ministry has told him that his market share is increasing.

Source: www.nytimes.com | Date: 14th December 2007 Read more