Chairman of the Board
Engin Tan Narin
Rasim M. Narin
VICE CHAIRMAN ENGIN TAN NARIN BIOGRAPHY: Was born in 1972 from southern region of Turkey. He continued his education in Antakya until the age of 14, then he started his high school and upper education in the St. Lawrence College in England, which he successfully graduated and went on to well-known university of Buckingham University he studied political science & history and achieved the standard of bachelor degree. Although being young he gained tremendous experiences straight after the university at diversified levels of business.
Straight after the university in 1995 he went on to Romania to handle the egg project in which 16 billion eggs were exported and sold in this country within 6 month time. He was ambitious to work and although being away from home for 9 years. He was called for a duty in the long-lasting family company of which until this present day also actively handling as a member of board. After Romania he went on to work in Iraq directly with the ministry of trade to supply foodstuff, baby milk powder, detergent, soap, shampoo, tea and any other items which the Republic of Iraq required.
Since than he has been active in many parts of the world including China, Singapore, India, Ethiopia, France, Tunusia, Egypt, Algeria, S.Arabia, Dubai and where ever there is work to be done. He think we should be greatfull to god for god's truth will manifest itself against all odds, and the whole world will see. It is for this reason that we must not only make business but we must bring the inspirations to reality with the friends we make from all over the world who has put their trust in us.
Curriculum vitae of Vice Chairman Rasim M. Narin: Rasim Narin was born in 1976 in Antakya, upon completing its secondary and high school education in Antakya and in December 1997 he received 4 year bachelor degree in branch of business administration from Richmond College located in England. In 1998, Rasim Narin participated in evening courses while working for a 3 century old grains and legumes company and completed its specialization in hotel management in October, 1998 in American Hotel and Motel Association. In 1999, he entered business life by founding Rasagra UK Ltd. in England and marketed British green peas and broad beans and South American grains to Middle East. Rasim Narin carried out operations for his family owned company for nearly 2 years in 2001 in China, Ethiopia, Algeria, Dubai, Jordan respectively and went to Iraq for 1.5 years and participated in tenders opened by Iraqi Government for the program of “Oil For Food Program” of United Nations. Rasim Narin carried out the operations of his company which carried out USD 98 million sales in 2004.
Living in Mersin, Rasim Narin is married with 2 daughters named as Derin and Duru. Still acting as the vice chairman of Turkish-Iraqi Business Council under Foreign Economic Relations Board affiliated with Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey, Rasim Narin has been member of board of directors in boards of Antakya Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Mediterranean Exporters Association Chemicals despite his young age.
He has been the Mediterranean winner of successful young entrepreneurs competition organized by Global Publications and Dünya Newspaper and later he has become the winner of Turkey in this field. Being an old member of TUGİAD, Rasim Narin has given briefings to university students with TUGİAD on the fields of business administration, export and marketing and shared his personal experiences in foreign trade with students. Participating in sports actively since high school years, Rasim Narin has achieved 15th standing in Turkey young sportsmen basketball matches with Yüzme İhtisas Club, he was awarded 2 times with the most valuable player award in the semiprofessional SESA league in football. Rasim Narin is currently involved in Muay Thai and martial arts for 2 years, he speaks advanced level of English, Arabic and intermediate level of French.
Elif Narin has studied boarding school in Switzerland at The American School in Switzerland between 2003 and 2005. Then she transfer to Tarsus American College in Mersin and graduated from TAC (Tarsus American College) in 2007. She was awarded her Bachelor’s degree in International Business from Richmond, The American International University in London and continuing her MA in Human Resource Management at Bilgi University. She started working in several departments at Narin BYS Holding between 2004 and 2011 and did her first mandatory internship at Mediterranean Shipping Company in Mersin. Afterwards, she did her 6-month optional internship at Çırağan Palace Kempinski İstanbul in People Development and Training Department. She worked in People Development and Training Department at Çırağan Palace Kempinski since October 2012. She worked as a People Training Coordinator at Çırağan Palace Kempinski until October 2014. She has also promoted to Assistant Training Manager starting from October 2014 until September 2015. Since then she is working in International Business and Foreign Trade at Narin BYS Dış. Tic..