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FARUK ECZACIBAŞI

FARUK ECZACIBAŞI
Eczacıbaşı Holding Y.K. Vice President / Futurist VEW Mentor
Faruk Eczacıbaşı was born in Istanbul in 1954 and is one of the leading names in the Turkish business world. He has played an important role in the fields of education, career and social responsibility. Eczacıbaşı started his business life by studying business administration at the Technical University of Berlin. He joined Eczacıbaşı Group in 1980, where he played a key role in the management of digital transformation processes. He took an active role within Eczacıbaşı and served as the manager of Eczacıbaşı Informatics after his experiences in United StatesIn the field of social responsibility. Faruk Eczacıbaşı contributed to achieving the country's goal of becoming an information society by establishing the Turkish Informatics Foundation (TBV) in 1995. He pioneered the creation of technology-related policies and the preparation of research reports through TBV. At the same time, he contributed greatly to Turkey's digital transformation by leading e-transformation projects. He was appointed as the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Eczacıbaşı Holding in 1996 and he still holds this position. Eczacıbaşı has also served as the President of Eczacıbaşı Sports Club since 1999. He especially led the women's volleyball team to success in the national and international arenas. In 2018, he discussed his experiences about business world, the development of technology and future expectations in his book "It's Just Beginning". Faruk Eczacıbaşı is a well-known businessman with his achievements in education, his influential career in the Eczacıbaşı Group, his contributions in the field of technology and education through TBV, and his significant contributions to sports and social development.