Aksoy Holding engaged in oil business through Mobil Oil dealership.
Aksoy Group entered shipping business and envolved into one of the largest shipping organizations in Turkey with a diversified fleet of 14 tanks.
Aksoy Holding Inc.
Aksoy Holding Inc. was established.
Aksoy Holding founded Tabas Petroleum an oil product distribution company.
International Oil Trading
Aksoy Holding started international oil trading through wholly-owned subsidary Enak.
Aksoy Holding established Conrad Istanbul which started operations in 1992 overlooking the Bosphorus as the largest hotel in Turkey with 670 keys.
Selling 28% of Tabas Petroleum
Aksoy Holding sold 28% of Tabas Petroleum to Conoco Inc. of USA for a consideration of $25 million.
Tabas Petroleum acquired Turcas Petroleum for a consideration of $180 million and the two companies merged in 1999 as Turcas Petrol (BIST:TRCAS).
Aksoy Holding became the majority shareholder of Turcas by acquiring the shares owned by ConocoPhillips.
Shell & Turcas Petrol
Turcas and Shell Turkey merged their fuel retail and lubricants business in Turkey creating Shell & Turcas Petrol (2013 revenues: $7 billion) which started operations in July 2006 with nearly 1300 fuel stations nationwide and a major lubricants plant in Derince, Turkey.
Turcas and SOCAR
Turcas and SOCAR acquired 51% of Petkim Petrochemicals from the Turkish Government for a consideration of $2.04 billion. Turcas later, in December 2011 sold its shares in the JV to SOCAR.
Aksoy Holding in Iraq
Aksoy Holding inaugurated lubricants and complimentary products distribution in Iraq, creating a network of nearly 40 wholsalers, 12 warehouses with more than 12,000 covered facilities and 500+ hot sales points nationwide.
Turcas & RWE
Turcas & RWE invested €600 million in a 775MW Combined Cycle Power Plant in Denizli, Turkey which started operations in 2013 as one of Turkey's largest and most efficient power plants.
Aksoy Holding's New HQ
Aksoy Holding acquired 17,000m² A Class flat office building in Maslak, Istanbul and relocated business units here as its new HQ.
Full Ownership of Conrad Istanbul
Aksoy Holding acquired the shares owned by Hilton Group and Turkish Government in Conrad Istanbul and assumed full ownership of the hotel.
Aksoy Holding acquired 100% of TAIB, a Turkish investment bank.
Aksoy Bodrum REIC
Aksoy Holding acquired 12.5 hectares of premium land with a unique setting on a private peninsula in Bodrum, Turkey to develop an elite residential project, comprising private villas, a boutique hotel and a marina.
Aksoy Middle East Company
Aksoy Holding established Aksoy Middle East Company for Shell Lubricants Macro Distributorship in Iraq.
2 Successful Wells Accomplished
2 successful wells accomplished after drilling in TBK Geothermal Power Generation.
2 New Gas Stations
2 new gas stations in Eskisehir were acquired.
Macro Distributor of Gazpromneft Lubricants in Syria
The group became the Macro Distributor of Gazpromneft Lubricants in Syria.
80% of TAIB Investment Bank shares were sold to Pasha Bank of Azerbaijan and the bank has retitled as Pasha Bank (Turkey).
3 Successful Production Wells Achieved
3 successful production wells achieved after drilling by TBK Geothermal Power Generation.
Epique Island project launched in August.
Turcas acquired 46% stake in Turcas and BM JV and became 92% controlling shareholder. 4 production and 2 reinjection wells have been successfully drilled by year end.
Conrad Istanbul Bosphorus
Conrad Istanbul Bosphorus completed a $70 million major renovation.
Aksoy Holding closed a €90 million financing with Akbank for the Epique Island project.
Macro Distributor for Rosneft Lubricants and Hyundai Batteries
Aksoy International became the Macro Distributor for Rosneft lubricants and Hyundai batteries in the region.
Pre-opening at Epique Island
Pre-opening and first villa deliveries realized at Epique Island.
Macro Distributor of Shell lubricants and Hyundai/Oilbank Lubricants
Aksoy Middle East became the Macro Distributor of Shell lubricants in all of Iraq while Aksoy International became the Macro Distributor of Hyundai / Oilbank lubricants in MENA countries.
Five Star Diamond Award
Conrad Istanbul Bosphorus won the Five Star Diamond Award of the renowned World Travel Awards.
Hüseyin Avni Lifij Restrospective Exhibition
Hüseyin Avni Lifij Restrospective Exhibition started in October for a period of 3 months at the Sakıp Sabancı Museum with major contribution of The Belkıs & Erdal Aksoy Collection.