Sevket Sabanci Net Worth $1.3 Billion
Sevket Sabanci is a Turkish businessman and philanthropist with an estimated net worth of $1.3 billion. He is a second generation member of the celebrated Sabanci family and among the five brothers who built the Sabanci Holding. He is currently the 22nd richest man in Turkey and is ranked 1107th in the listing of World Billionaires. Mr. Sabanci began his professional career after he graduated from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology with a degree in textile engineering. He has worked at managerial positions in many textile firms owned by his family. In 2002, he started Esas Holding, among the greatest Turkish conglomerates, along along with his daughter Emine Sabanci Kamisli and his son Ali Sabanci. The firm has investments in food, amusement, health, and aviation along with in real-estate business. Ali also manages Pegasus airlines which recently purchased 100 planes from Airbus for $12 billion. Born in 1936 in Akakaya Village, Kayseri Province, Sevket is also among the founding members of the Sabanci Foundation Vak SA.