According to the TOBB statement, Hisarcıklıoğlu became TOBB President for 4 years in the election held at the 79th General Assembly at TOBB University of Economics and Technology.
New TOBB Board of Directors, Ali Kopuz (Istanbul Commodity Exchange President), Selçuk Öztürk (Konya Chamber of Commerce President), Salih Zeki Murzioğlu (Samsun Chamber of Commerce and Industry President), Tamer Kıran (IMEAK Chamber of Shipping President), Faik Yavuz (Ankara Chamber of Commerce) Exchange President), Cengiz Günay (Tekirdağ Chamber of Commerce and Industry President), Zeki Kıvanç (Adana Chamber of Industry), Engin Yeşil (Diyarbakır Commodity Exchange President), Hakan Ülken (Aydın Chamber of Commerce President), Şaban Aziz Karahmehmetoğlu (Rize Chamber of Commerce and Industry) Chamber President), Mehmet Büyüksimitçi (Kayseri Chamber of Industry President), Mustafa Cihat Lokmanoğlu (Mersin Chamber of Shipping), İbrahim Burkay (Bursa Chamber of Commerce and Industry President), Seyit Ardıç (Ankara Chamber of Industry President), Şekib Avdagiç (Istanbul Chamber of Commerce) President), Işınsu Kestelli (President of İzmir Commodity Exchange), Ali Çandır (President of Antalya Commodity Exchange), Ender Yorgancılar (President of Aegean Region Chamber of Industry), Mehmet Tuncay Yıldırım (President of Gaziantep Chamber of Commerce) and Saim Özakalın (Erzurum Trade and Industry Chamber President).
Kestelli became the first female board member
İzmir Commodity Exchange President Kestelli was elected as the first female board member in TOBB, while elections were also held for boards and commissions at the General Assembly.
Wishing the 79th General Assembly of TOBB to be beneficial to the country and the business world, Hisarcıklıoğlu made the following assessments:
“We have completed the organ elections with the votes of our 365 Chambers/Exchange Presidents and our delegates. As a big family, we are starting to work again with a new spirit and enthusiasm. We will continue to serve our country and business world together with our newly elected Board of Directors, Commissions, Councils and Boards.”
According to the statement made by the Izmir Commodity Exchange, Işınsu Kestelli became the first woman to be elected to the board of directors of TOBB at the general assembly held today.
The first woman board member of the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey (TOBB), İzmir Commodity Exchange President Işınsu Kestelli stated that her priority will be to pave the way for the agriculture and livestock sector.
Kestelli, whose views were included in the statement, stated that he was very pleased to have the opportunity to represent İzmir at TOBB, the umbrella organization of the Turkish business world.