Investments

Big Chefs

Founded in 2007 in Ankara and later headquartered in Istanbul, Big Chefs is the leading and fastest growing all-day casual dining restaurant chain in Turkey.

Big Chefs distinguishes itself by offering a special blend of Turkish, Mediterranean and international menu and and serving high-quality and freshly prepared dishes at reasonable prices in a nice and warm atmosphere.

Big Chefs has a loyal and growing customer base and serves millions of guests annually through its wide spread restaurant network currently covering Turkey and the Gulf region.

Looking forward, Big Chefs plans to fortify its current Turkish and Gulf network and simultaneously expand into Europe and Far East.

Netcad

Founded in 1989 and headquartered in Ankara, Netcad is the leading software development company specializing in geographical information systems (GIS) and computer aided design (CAD).

Netcad provides engineering solutions to municipalities for their urban planning, land development and cadaster needs; to public institutions ranging from highways to utilities distribution, from forestry to agriculture and to private companies engaging in construction and infrastructure industries as well as in geology, mining, banking, telecom and insurance.

Netcad solutions became so popular and widely used in the industry that it became a compulsory course and being taught at almost all related fields of vocational schools and engineering faculties across Turkey.

Looking forward, Netcad plans to strengthen its local presence and expand overseas by establishing various M&A, JV and dealer relations.

Suwen

Founded in 2005 and headquartered in Istanbul, Suwen is a high quality and affordable lingerie retailer in Turkey, which designs, manufactures and markets its own branded products.

Suwen’s product portfolio comprises underwear, lingerie, beachwear, homewear, hosiery, socks and pajamas. They are available mostly throughout the fast growing self-branded retail store network as well as at self-branded corners within the leading Turkish department stores.

Looking forward, Suwen aspires to reach women’s top choice of brand status in underwear and lingerie, expand its Turkish retail network and become a truly global brand by opening up self-branded stores across EMEA and Asia.

Alke

Founded in 1995 and headquartered in Istanbul, Alke is a leading veterinary pharmaceuticals manufacturer that sells its products under its own brand names.

Alke’s product portfolio comprises of hormones, antibiotics, antiparasitics and anti-inflammatories specifically developed for ruminants. Alke manufactures its products with strict adherence to Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) quality standards at its state-of-the art facility located in Tokat, Turkey. The Company is one of the few manufacturers that succeeded in obtaining GMP Compliance Certificates from Australia, New Zealand, Russia and Saudi Arabia which helped Alke to become the leader of Turkey’s veterinary pharmaceutical exporters.

Looking forward, Alke aims to increase its R&D efforts to expand its product portfolio and further boost its brands’ recognition both in local and international markets. Alke also aims to become fully-trusted GMP compliant contract manufacturer for leading international brands.

Biznet & Securrent

Founded in 2000 and 2009 respectively, Biznet and Securrent are leading cyber security companies that provide consultancy and integration services to Turkey’s largest enterprises.

Biznet offers security analysis and penetration test services to clients that want to review the robustness of their IT infrastructures and assess their level of preparedness against current threats through attack simulations. The Company also provides “scalable”, flexible and easily adaptable services through its Cyber Security Operations Center (CSOC) to several public and private sector institutions.

Securrent is Turkey’s leading solution partner for several global network security, identity and access management and data security vendors and provides sales, support and maintenance services.

Looking forward, Biznet and Securrent aim to join forces to expand their range of cyber security services and products as well as to grow their presence in Europe and Middle East.