UTIKAD President Turgut Erkeskin was elected as the Chairman of the DEIK Logistics Business Council: UTIKAD Chairman of the Board and Vice President of FIATA Mr. Turgut Erkeskin was elected as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Foreign Economic Relations Board (DEIK) Logistics Business Council.
Established within the Sectoral Business Councils of Foreign Economic Relations Board in 2013, the DEİK Logistics Business Council is working towards making the Turkish Logistics Sector more respected and competitive in the international arena.
23 At the Ordinary General Assembly Meeting of the DEIK Logistics Business Council 2015 Year held in Istanbul on October, UTİKAD President Turgut Erkeskin was elected as the Chairman of the Logistics Business Council.
Turgut Erkeskin, in his post-election assessment of Turkey to strengthen its position in the world market with international breakthroughs achieved in recent years, noting that the variables play an important role, said:
Ğin The importance of logistics is increasing day by day in the globalizing world. The speed of development of foreign trade activities, which are the basis of free market economy, is directly proportional to the quality of service provided in the logistics sector. In this process, which is being tried to increase the volume of foreign trade, DEIK takes an important role in understanding all stakeholders. Logistics Business Council of DEIK well situated under the roof not only daily developments, constitute Turkey's plans to provide long-term contribution to the logistics sector, and to contribute to the sector's future roadmap drawn. "
Erkeskin stated that since the beginning of the establishment of the DEİK Logistics Business Council, they took part as UTİKAD, and that they will continue to work together to represent the sector in this new position together with all the council members. Erkeskin also thanked Lucien Arkas, the doyen of the sector he took over from the Logistics Business Council, for his contributions and studies to the sector.
New Board of Directors
The Executive Board of the Logistics Business Council, chaired by Turgut Erkeskin, consists of the following members:
Mel Marport Port Operations Inc. Board Member Mehmet Hakan Genç, Netlog Global Forwarding Chairman Sibel Metin, Cag Logistics Chairman Yılmaz Soycan, Solmaz Transport General Manager Yalçın Dorman, SDV-Horoz Transportation CEO Oğuz Güleç, Pegasus Cargo Director Aydın Alpa, Arkas Holding Management Vice President Diane Arcas Aktaş, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Taha Kargo Emin Taha, Assan Liman İşletmeleri A.Ş. General Manager Vedat Ohri, Ceynak Logistics Foreign Trade Manager Hasan Cengiz Han ü
Turgut Erkeskin, the council chairman will continue for two years.