- Company Profile
Akdag Tourism and Construction
The founders of Akdag Turizm ve İnşaat (Akdag Tourism and Construction) are Dr. Erdogan Mustafa Akdag and Dr. Bahri Akdag who have been well-known entrepreneurs in the Turkish cement & construction industry. Dr. Erdogan Mustafa Akdag was the founder and chairman of Yibitaş Holding and its affiliates since 1973, whereas Dr. Bahri Akdag was the general director of Yibitas Holding's foreign joint-ventures including Lafarge Cement and Dyckerhoff Ready Mixed Concrete in Turkey.
Dr. Bahri Akdag holds vast experience in corporate finance, especially in M&A and privatization deals. He lateron conducted academic research in accounting theory, managed a US hedge fund, Swiss and Turkish mutual funds in alternative investment markets until 2007, then moved on to private equity funds and REITs as an active investor. The Real Estate and Tourism sectors were added to the business lines of Akdag Tourism, contributing to the Turkish economy through the services provided as well as investments realized ever since the date of its inception.
AKDAĞ TOURISM & CONSTRUCTION has been founded with the commitment to uncompromising quality, hard work, business ethics, sustainability and innovation in all of their projects, while adopting the basic principle of becoming the market leader in every field of its operation .
Windowist Tower prouds itself to be Istanbul's 'All-in-One' smart, high-tech and environmental-friendly building, located next to its own subway exit, open 24/7, offering flexible Executive Serviced Office choices, state-of-the-art Technology, providing a full Conference Floor, a variety of Food & Beverage outlets and a Heliport. Personalised service for business and leisure.
Princes' Palace Resort & Spa is AKDAĞ's latest project and in all aspects one-of-its kind. Located on the largest single plot (approx. 3 hectares) by the sea on Büyükada, the biggest of nine historic Princes' Islands off the shores of Istanbul, it is highly visible and nestled on a gradual slope, featuring 401 registered trees. The Resort is a sanctuary of magical beauty with original waterstream flowing into ponds and the restoration project of the Grand Mansion is at its heart. It encompasses 15 Villas with 60 branded Serviced Residences, a luxury 61 All-Suite Hotel, a Sea Mansion, the Emerald Mansion, Meeting Rooms and a spacious Ballroom with Outdoor Terrace, an extensive Spa & Fitness Club, a Beach Club including a Sea-water Pool, a Lagoon and Sea Hammams, several Food & Beverage Outlets, various leisure facilities including a panoramic-view Tennis Court, Helipad and Yacht Pier. Transportation is being provided by hotel-owned traditional 'Lobster' vessel, club cars and horse carriage.
AkdagTourism & Construction growing in line with developing technology in the global world, has adopted the guiding principles of fulfilling its commitments towards today's community as well as to the future generations with an environment-friendly approach in Turkey and globally alike.