Tourism was down in Turkey this year, largely the result of political instability and security concerns. As the political environment within Turkey stabilises, the aviation sector could see a strong revival on the horizon. Bonds & Loans speaks with Burcu Geris, Chief Financial Officer of TAV Airports Holding about the outlook for the aviation sector and new global opportunities being pursued by…
4 Nov 2016
Turkey’s markets have experienced a lot over the last couple of months. Despite perceived volatility however, the country’s fundamentals remain strong. We speak with Massimo Francese, Executive VP and CFO at Yapi Kredi on the strength of the Turkish banking sector, how the Bank’s overall strategy will play out going forward and how the Bank is adapting to Basel III.
9 Sep 2016
Serkan Okandan has been the Group Chief Financial Officer of Emirates Telecommunications Group Company PJSC (Etisalat Group) since January 2, 2012. Mr. Okandan served as Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Etihad Etisalat Company (Mobily) from October 2014 until July 2015 and currently represents Etisalat Group at the Boards and Audit Committees for companies in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan and…
7 Sep 2016
Haifa Al Khaifi serves as Finance Director of Petroleum Development Oman, LLC. She joined the company in 1995, and currently manages the company’s capital and operational funding strategy. Haifa also serves as a Board Member and Treasurer for the Oman Society for Petroleum Services, and an Advisory Board Director for the Academic Innovation Assistance Program (AIAP) at Sultan Qaboos University.
30 Aug 2016
Anoj Singh currently serves as Chief Financial Officer at Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd., where he leads the utility’s financial strategy. Before joining Eskom, Singh served as CFO of Transnet SOC Ltd., a large South African rail, port and pipeline company, and worked for food retail Group Spar and Deloitte & Touche.
3 May 2016
Against a backdrop of political and economic volatility Turkey’s incumbent mobile telecoms provider Turkcell recently concluded the sale of an oversubscribed 10-year US$500mn Eurobond, with a redemption date of October 15 2025. The transaction was announced with initial price guidance of 6.25%. Following strong interest from European investors in the early hours of book-building, the orderbook…
6 Nov 2015