MIPIM WINKS AT BEYOĞLU
Beyoğlu Mayor Ahmet Misbah Demircan suggested MIPIM CEO Filippo Rean to organized MIPIM in Istanbul instead of Cannes in 2019 after construction of Haliç Port is finished. Filippo stated they are open to this suggestion and they are willing to consider.
Projects of Beyoğlu Investors Group (BIG), an organization of 32 investors founded by Beyoğlu Mayor Ahmet Misbah Demircan, was presented to international investors in MIPIM.BIG members had meetings with leading investment institutions Hainz, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Blackstone, Abraaj Capital, Al-Futtaim, Amster, Bilfinger, Aerie, HB Reavis and Grosvenor. Authorities of Abraaj Capital, located in Dubai; listened the history of the foundation process BIG and projects managed by BIG with great interest. BIG is intended to be an investment agency bringing public and private sectors together.
MIPIM MIGHT COME TO ISTANBUL
Beyoğlu Mayor Ahmet Misbah Demircan had a meeting with Filippo Rean, the CEO MIPIM, and champion’s league of real-estate industry. After the meeting, Demircan said "We suggested to organize the event in Istanbul when Haliç Port will be complete. Filippo stated they are open to this suggestion and they are willing to consider".
After mentioning that the active investment value of Beyoğlu will reach up to 40.8 Billion TL with projects such as Okmeydanı, Haliçport and Galataport, Demircan said "After this intensive amount of interest we have seen here, we have no doubt that Beyoğlu will become one of the global district brands".