TAV Airports Voted “Best Turkish Company in Investor Relations”
Thomson Reuters Extel Surveys has disclosed the results of “Pan-European Survey” carried out worldwide among funds and brokerages. According to the survey, TAV Airports has been voted the “Best Company in Investor Relations– 1st in Turkey (3rd in European Transport Sector)” and Ms. Nursel Ilgen, Head of Investor Relations, has been voted the “Best Investor Relations Officer” – 1st in Turkey (2nd in European Transport Sector).
TAV Airports President & CEO M. Sani Şener commented “The global financial community has evaluated all European companies at the “Pan-European Survey”. As a result of this evaluation, TAV Airports has been voted third in “Best Company in Investor Relations” in the European transport sector from among 58 public companies, while Nursel Ilgen, Head of Investor Relations has been voted “Best Investor Relations Officer” in Turkey and second in the European transport sector. These awards have delighted us. We have continued our tradition of ranking among the top companies at the “Pan-European Survey” which goes to show that our successes in this area have in fact been sustainable.”
About TAV Airports
As the leading airport operator in Turkey, TAV Airports operates 12 airports: Istanbul Atatürk, Ankara Esenboga, Izmir Adnan Menderes and Antalya Gazipasa Airports in Turkey, as well as Tbilisi and Batumi Airports in Georgia, Monastir and Enfidha - Hammamet Airports in Tunisia, Skopje and Ohrid Airports Macedonia. TAV Airports also operates the duty free and commercial areas at Riga International Airport in Latvia and will also be taking over the operations of Medinah Airport, the first privatization project of Saudi Arabia in the first half of 2012. TAV Airports also operates in other areas of airport operations such as duty-free, food and beverage services, ground handling services, IT, security and operational services. The company, together with its subsidiaries, provided service to approximately 451 thousand flights and 53 million passengers in 2011. The Company’s shares are listed in the Istanbul Stock Exchange since February 23, 2007, under the ticker code “TAVHL”.