Our GM Firat Kabasakalli's interview with
Here is the heads up of our interview in English:
Firat Kabasakalli, Turkish entrepreneur get farmers produce natural fiber -abaca in Philippines comprising thousands of islands, and he sells textile and industrial abaca products to all corners of the World.
Firat Kabasakalli is one of the best examples of showing the real meaning of entrepreneurial spirit. He makes significant success in a country which many of us can’t spot on the map, that is 10K kilometers far away and takes 12-13 hours of flight -about 7 thousand islands of Philippines. He visited the country as a tourist, then got into tourism sector and showed Turkish hospitality. He then took up business, and today he reaches Filipino farmers at the back of the beyond the country and get them produce natural fiber abaca, then sells abaca products to the different corners of the world from the US to China, Turkey to North Europe. Living in Philippines for 8 years and having learned the local language of the islands country, we talked to Firat Kabasakalli about his story in Philippines and his enterprise.
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