Our Board of Trustees Chair Hüsnü M. Özyeğin Named “Business Person of the Year”
Ekonomist has recently announced the finalist of the 2020 Business Person of the Year survey. Ever since 1991 when the its first issue was published, Ekonomist magazine has been recognizing the most admired and influential business leaders through its “Business Person of the Year” survey. For the past 29 years, the survey has been shining a light on national and international companies and their executives in Turkey. According to the results of the 2020 survey, Hüsnü M. Özyeğin was crowned Ekonomist’s “Business Person of the Year”.
Over 750 business persons cast a vote in the survey. Hüsnü M. Özyeğin was named the Business Person of the Year, receiving the highest number of votes across 9 categories. Previously, Mr. Hüsnü M. Özyeğin was also crowned business person of the year with the highest number of votes both in 1999 and 2006.