Yildirim Ali Koc was bornon 2 April 1967 in Turkey. Yildirim Ali is the youngest third generation member of the Koc family that has 6 billionaire members. He returns to the billionaires list as the stock price of Koc Holding has risen 30% over the past year. In 2012, he stepped in as Chairman of the Board at Ford Otosan,replacing his father Mustafa who had been at the helm for 40 years. As a result, he gave up the vice presidency of the Fenerbahce Sports Club. His father Mustafa Rahmi Koc, aunts Semahat Arsel and Suna Kirac and brothers Mustafa Vehbi and Mustafa Omer are also billionaires.
From 2006 to 2010, he was the president of corporate communication and information of the family group
In 1997, he joined Koç Holding, and held various senior positions within the company
From 1992 to 1994, he was an analyst at Morgan Stanley
In 1990-1991, he attended the management trainee program of American Express Bank
in Managerial Studies from Rice University (1985–89), Houston, Texas, followed by his MBA from Harvard Business School (1995–97)
After finishing high school at Harrow School (1980–85), London, he received his B
Ali Yıldırım Koç (Turkish pronunciation: [ali kot͡ʃ], born 2 April 1967) is a Turkish businessman