Sabancı is a renowned, award-winning Turkish businesswoman and the chairperson of the family-controlled Sabancı Holding, a $25 billion industrial and financial corporation, the second largest in Turkey. Ban Ki-moon appointed Sabancı as a member of the Board of United Nations Global Compact, the UN’s highest-level advisory body involving business, civil society, labour, and employers’ organisations. She was recently honoured with the David Rockefeller Bridging Leadership Award for her philanthropic contributions.
Source of Influence: Business
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