Established by Ahmet Çalık, Çalık Holding operates in energy, construction and real estate, textile, mining, finance and telecom sectors. With operations in 22 countries across Central Asia, Balkans and Middle East and North Africa (MENA) regions, the Group employs more than 30,000 people.
Çalık Holding, stands out as a major player in Turkey and in the world with its companies; in the energy sector with Çalık Enerji; in oil exploration Çalık Petrol, in electricity distribution with YEDAŞ, YEPAŞ, KEDS with Limak partnership, ARAS EDAŞ and ARAS EPAŞ with Kiler partnership; in the construction sector with Gap İnşaat and Çalık Gayimenkul; in mining with Lidya Madencilik and Polimetal Madencilik; in textile with Çalık Denim and Gap Pazarlama; in finance with Aktif Bank, Albania BKT (Banka Kombetare Tregtare) and Kosovo BKT, in telecom with Albtelecom and in digital field with Çalık Digital.
Within the scope of its operations in different corners of the world, Çalık Holding, known for its trustful reputation, strong financial structure and long term cooperations with international companies, develops innovative business models and moves forward achieving sustainable growth in every field it operates. Çalık Holding, in an effort to add permanent value to people’s life in every geography it operates, continues to mainly focus in digitalization of its business processes, services and products due to the new opportunities that Industry 4.0 bears for the business world.