SABANCI HOLDING CHAIRMAN GULER SABANCI BECAME NEW MEMBER OF BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF "INTERNATIONAL CRISIS GROUP"

02.05.2008
- GULER SABANCI IS THE ONLY MEMBER ELECTED FROM TURKEY
 
Sabancı Holding Chairman Guler Sabancı became new member of Board of Trustees of International Crisis Group, based in Oslo.  Following elections held at the weekend, 13 new Board members joined the Group, among which Guler Sabancı was the only one from Turkey. The new members of the International Crisis Group, who meets twice a year, would take office starting as of 1 July 2008.
 
Founded in 1995, the International Crisis Group aims to resolve conflicts around the world by providing researches and analysis reports to decision-takers.  International Crisis Group, presided by Gareth Evans, has 54 Board members, including leading personalities in various fields of interest worldwide such as Kofi Annan, Lord Christopher Patten, Chancellor of Oxford University, Joschka Fischer, former Foreign Minister of Germany.