Istanbul, 25 January 2017. During their General Assembly at the Hotel Radisson Istanbul Sisli, the members of ISKID, Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Manufacturers’ Association of Turkey, have elected Mr Taner Yönet (General Manager, IMCO) as their new President. Based on a rotation schedule, Yönet follows Mr Cem Savci (Managing Director, VatBuz), who had successfully led ISKID for the past two years.
Since 1999, ISKID has been an essential part of the Eurovent association. Counting more than 100 companies today, the Turkish association constitutes one of Eurovent’s largest members. Manufacturers within ISKID represent close to 90 % of the Turkish market for most product groups. They hold close ties to the European Union and other regions throughout the globe, and are also represented through Mr Naci Sahin as Vice-President International of the Eurovent association’s Board of Directors.
‘On behalf of the entire Eurovent family, we would like to congratulate Taner Yönet on his new role as President of ISKID. We look forward to further substantiating the excellent and successful cooperation between ISKID and Eurovent, and offer our full support for the tasks ahead. We are very proud to having ISKID as a member association to support our joint European industry ideals.’, states Morten Schmelzer (Director Strategic Relations, Eurovent), who attended the General Assembly on behalf of Eurovent President Alex Rasmussen.
With Turkey being partner country of the ISH 2017 in Frankfurt, it was also announced during the General Assembly that Eurovent, ISKID and the German association VMDA are going to jointly organise a ‘Turkey in Europe’ Aircontec Networking Lunch on 16 March 2017 from 11:30-12:30h (CET) in Hall 11.0 F YN 50. An official invitation is going to follow soon.