1 February 2020


Galip Aykaç, Chairman of the Board of Food Retailers Association and BİM Executive Board Member, was elected as the Vice President of the TOBB Retail Assembly.

Galip Aykaç, Turkey Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges in the retail council elections will serve as vice president in the new management headed Alp Önder Özpamukçu. Aykaç who is born in 1957 in Yozgat worked in various senior positions in Gima which Turkey’s first organized retail chain for over seventeen years. Aykaç who attended as Managing Director of Purchasing in 1997 to BİM which is Turkey’s first discount grocery chain after a while later has been appointed as the Chairman of the BİM Operations Committee (COO) and as a Member of the BİM Executive Board as of the date of November 2007 and still continues these duties. Aykaç has been also the Chairman of the Food Retailers Association since January 2019.