KATAŞ İNŞAAT SAVUNMA SANAYİ VE TİCARET A. Ş. (KATAŞ CONSTRUCTION DEFENSE INDUSTRY AND TRADE INC.) has started its commercial life in 1991 as one of the companies founded by our father, deceased Hacı Kemal Ayyıldız(1942-2014), with his business life and experience more than half a century..
Our father, deceased Hacı Kemal Ayyıldız has signed a lot of firsts and innovations, which the country and we will pride on and remember proudly, in and outside the country in his business life of 59 years. Some of them are:
• He is the businessman who first brought ready-mixed concrete and put it into the disposal of Turkish construction industry. (Eska ready-mixed concrete - 1982)
• He is the businessman who brought innovation to Turkish construction sector with “folded concrete precast” system, with his invention and know-how. This system continues in the patent of KATAŞ İNŞAAT SAVUNMA SANAYİ VE TİCARET A. Ş., of which he is the founder.
• He is the co-founder of Finansbank, one of the first private banks of Turkey. (Finansbank - 1987)
• He is the businessmen who built and establish the first shopping complex of Turkey. (Ataköy Galleria shopping complex - 1988)
• He is the businessmen who built the biggest mono-block structure of the country and the world. (Perpa Trade Center - 1988)
As the mission of KATAŞ İNŞAAT SAVUNMA SANAYİ VE TİCARET A. Ş.;
We shall continue our businesses and will continue for serving the country taking the successes of our deceased father Hacı Kemal Ayyıldız as an example and most important of all, under the light of being honest and ethical, his most important legacy to us.
KATAŞ İNŞAAT SAVUNMA SANAYİ VE TİCARET ANONİM ŞİRKETİ
Chairman Of The Board
Hasan Hüseyin AYYILDIZ