Event Location: 
Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Cultural Centre, Kuwait
Event Date: 
10-11 December 2019
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Ms. Ebru Özdemir

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Ms. Ebru Özdemir
Chairperson of the Board, Limak Investments
Speaker 2019

Biography

Since 2007, Ms. Özdemir has served as Chairwoman of Limak Investments - the domestic and international investment arm of Limak Holding Turkey. Ms. Özdemir also serves as an Executive Board Member of the Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey (DEİK) and as President of the DEİK/Turkey-Kuwait Business Council; is a Board Member at the Turkish Contractors Association (TMB) and Endeavor Turkey; and a Member of the Turkish Industry and Business Association (TÜSİAD).

Ms. Özdemir is the only elected member from Turkey to the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe program for Public-Private Partnerships (UNECE PPP) and is also a member of the Young Society Leaders (YSL) at the American Turkish Society. Being among Founding Members and Board Members of Turkey’s 30 Percent Club, she also holds a Board Membership position at Wtech Turkey and the Business Council for Sustainable Development Turkey (BCSD Turkey). As a member of the International Women’s Forum Turkey, Ms. Özdemir also presents to Boğaziçi University Foundation’s Board of Trustees and Vodafone Foundation’s Board of Overseers. Ms. Özdemir was named a member of the MD Anderson Cancer Center Board of Visitors since 2016 and presents at the International Advisory Board of the Atlantic Council, Advisory Board of OSTIM Technical University and the Advisory Board of the IICPSD of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

Ms. Özdemir also serves as the Chairwoman of Limak Foundation - a private foundation established in 2016 in order to professionally manage social investments of the Limak Group of Companies.