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Our Founder: Abdullah Öğücü

He was born in 1933 in Gaziantep.

He has completed his primary education in Gaziantep. He began to work professionally with his father at the age of 7. Abdullah Öğücü founded Güneydoğu İplik San ve Tic. A.Ş. in Gaziantep when he was 31. Enterprisingly, he continued to work in the foundation and management of Marmara Cotton Fabric in Çorlu and Istanbul in 1984.

After the foundation of Güneydoğu İplik San ve Tic. A.Ş. in 1964, the local investments have continued with the establishment of Marmara Cotton Fabric was established in 1984, Dyeing Plant was established in 2004, Power Plant was established in 2005 and Lila Paper was established in 2007. Abdullah Öğücü died in 25 August 2008 while he was the President of the Board of Directors of Marmara Group of Companies.

Abdullah Öğücü who was married and the father of 4 children liked to discover new places and people and shared these with the people whom he loved.

Once again, we remember him with gratitude and respect.