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Obilet.com has become one of Turkey's fastest growing companies

Obilet.com has become one of Turkey's fastest growing companies
24 May 2019

Obilet.com listed among "Turkey's 100 Fastest Growing Companies". The company also has the youngest founders among 100 companies.


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ISTANBUL (TR) - Turkey Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges (TOBB) and the Economic Policy Research Foundation of Turkey (TEPAV) announced Turkey's top 100 fastest growing companies. Online ticket purchase platform obilet.com was awarded with 170% growth rate in 2015-2017. obilet.com founding partners Ali Yılmaz and Yiğit Gürocak were among the youngest executives in the first 100 companies. Providing employment to 120 employees, obilet.com was the most invested Turkish company in the second quarter of 2018 according to the Startups Watch data.

Yiğit Gürocak, CEO of obilet.com stated that they have achieved a rapid growth every year since the day of its establishment. In 2017 "Deloitte Technology Fast 50" program we have with Turkey's top tourism growing technology company with 1,041% growth rate. In addition, according to the research conducted by Mastercard, which evaluates the best mobile applications from 36 European countries, obilet mobile applications were selected as göre Best Travel Application in Europe iyi.
 
100 Fastest Growing Company of the Turkey
The results, which were announced in Samsun due to the 100th anniversary of Gazi Mustafa Kemal Atatürk to launch the War of Independence, were calculated by taking into account the two-year turnover increase of the companies between 2015-2017. The turnover of the mentioned 100 companies increased by 605% in the period of 2015-2017.
 
In the book titled ler Analyzes of the Companies that Entered the Top 100 aland distributed at the award ceremony, the following items were listed as follows:
 

  • The average turnover of the companies was announced as 59,8 million liras.
  • 63 percent of these companies said that exports. Germany is the first country to export. Exports to 68 different countries were specified.
  • Companies increased their employment by 70 percent in the period 2015-2017.
  • There were companies from 25 different provinces in the list. Most companies are located in Istanbul.
  • The average age of companies was 11.5 and the average age of the managers was 45.9.
  • Turkey's 100 Fastest Growing Company List 79 companies located in the most competent people, with college or higher level of education.
  • The companies that make “wholesale trade inin in the sectoral distribution of the fastest growing companies are predominant.

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