Businessman, President of İTO (T.N. Istanbul Chamber of
Commerce), Vice-President of TOBB (Turkish Union of Chambers and Commodity
Exchanges). He was born on 29th November
He is still the president of Istanbul Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors (İTO) and the vice-president of Turkish Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges (TOBB). Murat Yalçıntaş has served in various institutions and corporations in different positions during his career. He was in the Founders’ Committee of Adalet ve Kalkınma Party (AKP) and in the Board of Directors of Independent Industrialists and Businessmen's Association (MÜSİAD). He also served as the project officer in Islamic Development Bank (IDB). He was granted with several awards.
The awards granted to him are as such: 2010 - France / Medal of Légion d'Honneur, 2010 - Italy Honor of State / Commendatore, 2008 - Istanbul Exporters’ Association, The Honor Award of Service of Exportation, 2008 - The Honor Award of Istanbul Governorship, 2006 - Chamber President of the Year Award by the Association of GAP Journalists. 2000 - MÜSİAD Certificate of Achievement.