KORAY ÖZGÜL brings 20 years of experience in retail expansion, acquisitions, asset management and development in retail real estate. He both worked in retail and also in shopping mall environment, being involved in many investment projects. He has a wealth of information in shopping center development and layout-concept development in alignment with local real estate needs. He maintained the relationships with foreign investment funds, the investors and taken part in various partnership mechanisms, merger & acquisitions and forward purchases between local investors and foreign funds. Prior to being Partner at Mallexpert, Koray held various executive positions including the CEO at Corio Turkey. Koray holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from Istanbul University and MBA from University of Victoria, Canada.
NİLÜFER ÖZLEM During her 15 years of experience in shopping center environment, she realized management of 1.000.000 m2 leased area and completed letting of 700.000 m2 leased area and 500.000 m2 of shopping center development. Some of the shopping centers Nilüfer has leased are Migros Shopping Center in Beylikdüzü and Antalya, Anka Mall 1st stage, Cevahir, Cepa and all Corio Turkey’s portfolio. She had been responsible for 5.000 rental contracts during her career. Nilufer is an expert in tenant relationships, shop mix, brand mix, CRM activities, loyalty cards and marketing in addition to letting and mall management. Prior to being Partner at Mallexpert, Nilüfer held COO position at Corio Turkey.