Why YASED?

 

ROBUST, INDEPENDENT PLATFORM REPRESENTING INTERNATIONAL COMPANIES AND INVESTMENTS...


 With a network of more than 200 corporate members operating in a variety of sectors steering the Turkish economy and in various regions of the world, each being a leader in its own sector, YASED is the most robust and effective representative of international direct investors in Turkey. YASED Members share a common vision and proactively work to contribute to a better investment and work environment in Turkey.


 POWER, EFFICIENCY AND SYNERGY RESULTING FROM CONCERTED ACTION...


 YASED supports its members in their relationships with the public and regulatory– supervisory enterprises and organizations on common investment environment-related issues. Members act in concert under the same NGO roof in protection of their common interests, achieving a more effective and quick solution with stronger representation.


 A NETWORK OF EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATIONS WITH STAKEHOLDERS…


YASED is involved in a strong relationship and communication with a wide network of stakeholders consisting of public enterprises, foreign missions, media, university and academicians, business world, non-governmental organizations and especially its own members. Thus, YASED can keep alive its agenda items before the public, the business world and media, common develop projects with other enterprises and produce strategic proposals for solution of problems. This network of communication creates an important awareness before law-makers and positions YASED as a strong common ground and reference point.


EFFECTIVE REPRESENTATION, STRONG AND RESPECTED SOLUTION PARTNER BEFORE PUBLIC ENTERPRISES...


In addition to all public enterprises and organizations, YASED is regularly and actively represented on platforms such as;

 

  • Coordination Council for Improvement of Investment Environment (CCIIE),

 

  • Investment Advisory Council (IAC),

 

  • Istanbul Finance Center,

 

  • Istanbul Development Agency

where solution proposals are developed to improve economic, business and investment climate in Turkey and proactively transmit the opinions and proposals of its members to public enterprises. YASED Ankara Representative provides strategic support and surveillance to strong communications established with public enterprises.


ACTIVE ROLE IN LEGISLATION …


YASED brings up its work agenda formed by 19 Working Groups and 6 Strategic Commissions - including its member companies - structured with its strategic priorities and with an “understanding of participant governance”, in line with the member base it represents, the sectoral problems of its members, expectations, determinations and proposals related to investment and business environment before public enterprises and entities. Strong and effective relationships with Ankara positions YASED as a proactive solution partner and stakeholder just at the drafting stage of legislation, regulations and arrangements, and the member companies in Working Groups contribute with their opinions and proposals to legal and administrative amendments and arrangements upon any request of opinion from relevant Ministries and enterprises. Workshops jointly organized with the participation of public enterprises and ministries and YASED members extend support to policy-making processes.


SECTORAL EXPERTISE, HORIZONTAL and VERTICAL STRUCTURING…


YASED continues its operations to better meet the expectations and requests of its members for investment environment and for solving their common problems via sectoral and horizontal Working Groups and Strategic Commissions. A consulting platform is created in different environments for member companies via Working Group and Commission Meetings organized on a monthly basis, CEO Forum Meetings, Business Lounge and membership activities, annual Ankara Reception and Member Consulting Meetings, regular Conferences and Public Workshops.


ANALYTIC and ECONOMIC REPORTS, SIGNATURE PROJECTS and ACTIVITIES…


YASED produces concrete, measurable and objective outputs and target-specific road maps for improvement of general economy and business and investment environment via macro and sectoral analysis conducted for global and local investment environment, international direct investment reports and strategy-focused “signature projects”.

 

 

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