Ferit Faik Sahenk Net Worth $3.4 Billion
Turkish businessman Ferit Faik Sahenk has an estimated net worth of $3.4 billion as of March 2013 according to Forbes. He’s known to be the current chairman of Dou Holding conglomerate, which can be based in Turkey. Nearly all of Sahenk’s fortune is amassed from his investment holdings in media and banking businesses. Today, he could be considered as one of the most affluent men in Turkey. After graduation, he went back to Istanbul to start working as an apprentice at Dou’Garanti Bank. In 2004, he sold a quarter of Garanti Bank, which can be considered as the third largest bank in the country, for $1.6 billion to General Electric. Currently, he runs and owns several Turkish media properties and in fact, he covers 10% of Turkey’s marketing marketplace.