Batu Aksoy is the CEO and Vice Chairman of Aksoy Holding as well as Turcas Petrol and its controlled subsidiaries. He is also an Executive Board Member at Conrad Istanbul Hotel, Aksoy Real Estate Investment Companies, Aksoy International Trading, RWE & Turcas JV Companies.
Batu Aksoy is the Honorary Consul of Chile in Istanbul, a Board Member of TURKONFED (Turkish Enterprise and Business Confederation), a Reserve Board Member of TUSIAD (Turkish Industry & Business Association) and Vice Chairman of the TUSIAD Energy Working Group, a Board Member of the Turkish-American Business Council of DEIK (Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey), a Member of ETD (Energy Traders Association) which he Chaired during 2013-2014, a Member of PETFORM (Petroleum Platform Association) which he Chaired during 2006-2008 and a Member of the Dean’s Advisory Council at The Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School since 2014.
Batu Aksoy was born in 1977 and is married with a son. He is a fluent speaker of English and has graduated from The Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, USA), Electrical & Computer Engineering Faculty in 1998.
Erdal Aksoy, founder and Chairman of Aksoy Holding, is also the Chairman of the Boards of Turcas Petrol, Aksoy Real Estate Investment Companies, Conrad Istanbul Hotel and Aksoy International Trading.
He is a Member of the Board of Shell & Turcas Petrol and Vice Chairman of the Board of RWE & Turcas Guney Power Generation Company.
Erdal Aksoy is a Founding Member of PODEM (Center for Public Policy and Democracy Studies), a Member of TUSIAD (Turkish Industrialist’s and Businessmen's Association), a Member of the Advisory Board of TESEV (Turkish Economic and Social Studies Foundation), and a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Azerbaijan Diplomacy Academy (ADA). Having formerly acted as a Board Member of TISK (Confederation of Turkish Employers Union) and as the President of the Turkish Shipowners and Employers Union, Erdal Aksoy, for a period, was the Istanbul Provincial Head of the Motherland Party (ANAP), and the President of Sarıyer Sports Club.
Erdal Aksoy, an Electrical & Electronics Engineering Graduate of the Istanbul Technical University (ITU), speaks fluent English, and is married with two children.
Banu Aksoy Tarakcioglu is an Executive Board Member of Aksoy Holding, Turcas Petrol, Aksoy Real Estate Investment Companies, Conrad Istanbul Hotel, Aksoy International Trading, and Shell Petrol.
She is a Member of GYIAD (Young Executives and Businessmen's Association), DEIK (Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey), PETFORM (Petroleum Platform Association), and the Endeavor Association.
Banu Aksoy Tarakcioglu, a fluent speaker of English, is married with a son, has graduated from The Koc University Business Faculty, and has completed a Financial Extension Program at University of California at Berkeley.