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Ahmet Nazif Zorlu

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Net worth 2018: $1.4 Billion
Industry: Diversified
Residence: Istanbul, Turkey
Country: Turkey
BirthDay: 28 August 1944
Sigh: Virgo
Children: 3
Education: Drop Out, High School
BIOGRAPHY

Ahmet Nazif Zorlu was bornon 28 August 1944 in Istanbul, Turkey, Turkey. Ahmet Nazif Zorlu is #1492 in List Billionaires People In The World. Haci Mehmet Zorlu laid the foundations of Zorlu Holding, now Turkey's leading exporter, in 1953 by establishing a business weaving bed sheets on a homemade loom in his hometown of Denizli, in southwestern Turkey. In the 1960s, sons Zeki Zorlu and Ahmet Nazif Zorlu expanded the retail side of the business, initiated contract manufacturing and launched the home textiles brand TAC. Zorlu entered the energy business in 1993 to power its textile production, then diversified further into consumer electronics and appliances (marketed under the brand name Vestel), nickel mining, real estate development and hotels. In 2013, after an investment of $2.5 billion, Zorlu Holding completed Zorlu Center, which includes residences, offices, a shopping mall and hotel in the Zincirlikuyu neighborhood of Istanbul. A high school dropout, Ahmet shuttles around Europe in a custom-designed helicopter. He owns a private island off the Turkish coast.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2009

$1.3 Billion

2010

$1.5 Billion

2011

$1.8 Billion

2012

$1.4 Billion

2013

$1.4 Billion

2014

$1.2 Billion

2015

$1.4 Billion

2016

$1.3 Billion

2017

$1.3 Billion

2018

$1.4 Billion

TIMELINE
Ahmet Nazif Zorlu is a Turkish businessman, a billionaire and chairman of Zorlu Holding.
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