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Sani Şener awarded the best CEO in the transportation sector in the developing countries

TAV Airports was listed amongst "The Most Prestigious Companies" at seven separate categories in EMEA 2018 survey conducted by the Institutional Investor. Sani Şener was awarded "The Best CEO" in the transportation sector in the developing countries.

TAV Airports Holding, the leading brand in Turkey in airport operations, was listed amongst the top 36 respectable companies in the EMEA region as a result of the research carried out by the New York-based Institutional Investor magazine. According to the survey results, Sani Şener was selected the best CEO in the region in transportation sector. TAV Airports Finance Vice President (CFO) Burcu Geriş was selected “The Best CFO"; whilst Investor Relations Director Nursel Ilgen was awarded “The Best IRO - 2nd place”.

TAV Airports CEO Sani Şener stated; “We are glad to be successful as a Turkish brand in the Investor Relations survey conducted among 473 companies operating in the developing countries. The free float rate of TAV is 44 percent and therefore we have thousands of investors. We endeavor to introduce the Turkish economy, aviation sector, as well as our company to particularly foreign investors. At TAV, we strive to create the highest value for all our stakeholders at th regions we operate. We are more than happy that our efforts were recognized by the corporate investors and analysts in a period that the market dynamics fluctuate continuously".

According to the survey results, TAV Airports was listed as the top company in the best analyst day category, the second company in corporate management and responsible investment categories, as well as the third company in the best investor relations program.

The Best CEO in Transportation Sector
1 Sani Şener, TAV Airports Holding
2 Vitaly Saveliev, Aeroflot
3 Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, DP World

The Best CFO in Transportation Sector
1 Shamil Kurmashov, Aeroflot
2 Burcu Geriş, TAV Airports Holding
2 Alexander Shenets, Globaltrans Investment

The Best IRO in Transportation Sector
1 Redwan Ahmed, DP World
2 Nursel Ilgen, TAV Airports Holding
2 Andrey Napolnov, Aeroflot