Awards and Achievements

Koç Holding continues to be the only Turkish company on the “Fortune Global 500” list (the 341st largest according to its 2013 financial results).

The only Turkish company to make it to World’s Most Admired Companies list published by US-based magazine Fortune, Koç Holding also featured in the Most Admired Companies list issued by the Turkish edition of the same magazine.

Koç Group remains Turkey’s largest industrial group. According to the Istanbul Chamber of Industry’s “Turkey’s Top 500 Industrial Enterprises 2013” ranking, five of the top ten companies are Koç Group companies.

Four of the top ten companies in the Turkish Exporters’ Assembly’s ranking of the “Top 1,000 Exporters of Turkey” in 2013 are Koç Group companies (1st, 2nd, 5th and 6th).

Koç Holding is one of only four Turkish companies on the Boston Consulting Group’s (BCG) “2014 BCG 100: Rising Stars” list.

Koç Holding was listed among the world’s top companies by R&D investment according to the “EU Industrial R&D Investment Scoreboard” in 2014. Of the five Turkish companies on the list, two are Koç Group companies.

The Koç Family was honored with one of the most prestigious international awards of its kind, the Andrew Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy for its philanthropic contributions to society.

Koç Holding’s Honorary Chairman Rahmi M. Koç was deemed worthy of the “Responsible Capitalism Lifetime Achievement Award” by FIRST.

Istanbul Tax Office gave awards to income tax champions Semahat Arsel, Chairman of Vehbi Koç Foundation, Mustafa V. Koç, Chairman of Koç Holding, and Suna Kıraç.

Koç Holding’s “Vocational Education-A Crucial Matter for the Nation” project was honored with the Grand Prize of the Turkish Confederation of Employers’ Unions (TİSK) at their 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility Awards.

Koç Holding won the Gold Mixx in the Social Marketing, Viral, WOMM category and Bronze Mixx awards in two categories, Brand Awareness Positioning and Viral category, at the Holding was granted a total of 5 awards at the competitions “Mixx Awards 2014” and “MediaCat Felis 2014” for its “10 November” communication campaign. Thereby, it received awards in all the categories to which it applied. At “MediaCat Felis 2014,” the Holding placed first in the categories “Best Digital Platform Use” and “Audience Targets and Engagement.”

Koç Holding’s successful human resources practices garnered two awards at the prestigious Stevie Awards. Koç Holding received the “Company of the Year” award for its “KPI (Key Performance Indicators) Monitoring and Human Resources Process Improvement” project and Koç Holding Human Resources Directorate was designated “Human Resources Department of the Year.”

Koç Holding’s “KPI Monitoring and HR Process Improvement” project was granted an “Excellence Award” by Brandon Hall Group, one of the world’s most prestigious consultancies.

Koç Holding was named the company to enhance its prestige by the largest margin in the Holdings category of the Integrated Marketing Awards Project “The ONE Awards”, which is based on the Prestige and Brand Value Performance Measurement survey conducted by Marketing Türkiye magazine and AKADEMETRE.

In the awards given by the Turkish Investor Relations Association, Koç Holding achieved to rank among the top three in the categories “Annual Report of the Year”, “Best Communication of Financial Results” and “Best Website of the Year” in 2014.