$3 Billion As of March 2012
Source of Wealth: Finance, diversified, Self-made
Residence: Istanbul, Turkey
Country of Citizenship: Turkey
Education: Master of Business Administration, Harvard University; Bachelor of Arts / Science, Oregon State University
Age: 67, Marital Status: Married ,Children: 2
Turkey’s richest man is Husnu Ozyegin with a net worth of $3 billion. He is the owner of FIBA Holding, a group of mostly financial companies in Turkey. Husnu Ozyegin’s investments are grouped in Fiba and Fina Holding and include financial services, tourism, retail and real estate development companies. His Credit Europe Bank and Fibabanka have been opening in new markets and growing deposits. In October 2011, his Ozyegin University which was founded in 2008, moved to a new campus to better cater to the 1,500 strong student body. Husnu Ozyegin plans to spend up to $1 billion over the next 15 years on the university. He attended the School of Business at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts and obtained an MBA.