1 Corporate Overview 2015 . Table of Contents Ko Group Ar elik A.. At a Glance Financial Results Brands, Global Network, Market Position Technology and Innovation Awards and Achievements Corporate Social Responsibility 2. Ko Group Ko Group Founded in 1926. Turkey's Leading Investment Holding Company Ko Holding ranks among the world's top 350 companies. 2014 consolidated revenues: USD 31,4 billion 2015 1Q consolidated revenues: USD 5,6 billion Total combined revenues that make up about 8% of Turkey's GDP (As of 2013 year-end). Exports that make up 10 % of Turkey's total exports (As of 2013 year-end).
2 Total share in BIST Market Capitalization is 17% (As of 2014 year end). The Group consists of over 100 companies in 33 countries Over employees worldwide Over dealers and after-sales services, 978 bank branches in Turkey 10% of private sector R&D investments According to Turkish Patent Institute's 2013 Turkey's Patent Applications ranking 4 of the top ten companies are Ko Group companies The Top Turkish company in EU Industrial R&D Investment Scoreboard ranked 614th place. 4. Ko Group Leading positions with strong competitive advantages in several business segments Consumer Durables Finance Ar elik A.
3 Yap Kredi Bank and Ar elik LG subsidiaries International Alliance: Ko Finans LG Electronics International Alliance: Unicredit Energy T pra , Opet, Aygaz, Entek, Aygaz Do al Gaz, Akpa, Demir Export Automotive Other Sectors Tofa , Ford Otosan, T rk Food, DIY Retailing, Trakt r, Otokar, Otoko . Tourism, Marinas, IT, Otomotiv Ship & Yacht International Alliances: Construction Ford Motor Co, Fiat Auto , Case New Holland 5. Ar elik A.. Ar elik A.. Since 1955, 60 years of experience Production, marketing and after-sales services of consumer durable goods, consumer electronics and components employees Consolidated net sales 2015 1H: 10,1 billion TL.
4 ( billion EUR / billion USD). 2014: billion TL. ( billion EUR / billion USD). 10 brands 27 sales and marketing offices around the world 15 production plants in 6 countries*. (China, Romania, Russia, South Africa, Turkey and Thailand). Products and services in more than 135 countries 7. * Beko Thai Co., LTD(Rayong, Thailand) planned to start production by the beggining of 2016. Vision 8. Milestones 1955 The Company was established in S tl ce, stanbul. 1959 The first washing machine is produced in Turkey. 1960 The first refrigerator is produced in Turkey. 1975 Refrigerator Plant started production.
5 Compressor Plant started production. 1977 Establishment of R&D Centre and Consumer Information Service. 1991 Ar elik Dishwasher Plant started production. 1993 Cooking Appliances Plant started production. 1999 Ar elik A.. won the EFQM Prize for Quality Success. 2000 Ar elik-LG Air Conditioning Industry and Trade Inc. started production. Marketing and sales operations of Beko branded products started to run by Ar elik Company. 9. Milestones 2002. Blomberg, a German household appliances company was acquired, followed by the acquisition of Elektra Bregenz, an Austrian household appliances company, and its brand Elektra Bregenz.
6 Leisure and Flavel, was acquired as white goods brands of the UK. Arctic, a refrigeration company in Romania was acquired. Beko became the leading brand in UK's refrigerator market. Launch of the new Ar elik logo, reflecting the innovative and dynamic structure. 2005. Ar elik Company celebrated its 50th anniversary. Foundations were laid for the production plant in Moscow, Russia. The Chest Freezer production line became operational in Arctic Plant, Romania. Tumble dryer production started in ay rova Washing Machine Plant and to increase the production capacity additional investment decision was made to built a new dryer plant.
7 10. Milestones 2006. Beko LLC Washing Machine and Refrigerator plant started to operate. Company became the biggest shareholder of Beko Elektronik A.., the consumer electronics company. Exported Beko branded dishwashers and washing machines to China. Beko brand became the sponsor of the Turkish Basketball League. 2007. SBS (Side by side) Refrigerator with Active Fresh Blue technology was launched. Beko Elektronik A.. became the owner of the Grundig Multimedia Company and Grundig brand. One Touch Dishwasher was launched. Beko Electrical Appliances Washing Machine Production Plant in China started operation.
8 11. Milestones 2008. Turkey's first Tumble Dryer Plant started to operate in Istanbul. Divide and Cool (DAC): Divisible cooling technology was introduced. Beko Elektronik A.. changed its trade name to Grundig Elektronik A.. The business partnership with Sony to manufacture of Sony LCD. TV at Grundig Elektronik A.. 2009. Ar elik A.. merged with Grundig Elektronik A.., a subsidiary in which the Company holds the majority of shares. Eco panel LCD TV consumes 45% less electricity was produced. The first 4 door refrigerator produced in Turkey. With its A-30% energy performance, the world's least energy consuming washing machine was produced.
9 12. Milestones 2009. The world's most quiet, the fastest and least water consuming dishwasher was launched. Launch of the new vision 2010. Ar elik launches its new washing machine, 8124 HST. Economist, which consumes 50% less power than A energy class. Arctic celebrates its 40th anniversary. The first 3D LED TV is produced in Turkey. World's most economical dishwasher A-30% 62107 HIT. Economist is introduced to consumers. Ar elik opens its first Concept store in Turkey. World's first A+++ No Frost refrigerator consuming the least electrical energy in its own class is produced.
10 13. Milestones 2011. Ar elik Group acquired Defy Appliances (Proprietary) Limited ( Defy ), the leading home appliances manufacturer in Southern Africa 2012. Ar elik Group expanded its global network establishing new sales and marketing offices and companies: - Eygpt, Beko LLC Eygpt - Ukraine, Beko Ukraine - Australia, Beko A and NZ Pty Ltd. - Taiwan, Ardutch 2013. Arctic, the leading white goods brand of Ar elik A.. opened a new refrigerator production line at Gaesti Plant. 14. Milestones 2014. Beko introduced its products to Thailand market. Beko launched its new logo.