Mustafa Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu

B20 Turkey President / President of TOBB

Mustafa Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu

B20 Turkey President / President of TOBB

Biography

M. Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu has been the President of The Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey (TOBB) since 2001.Hisarcıklıoğlu is the Deputy President of EUROCHAMBRES, the Vice President of the Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (ICCIA),  the Vice President of the Confederation of Asia- Pacific Chambers of Commerce and Industry (CACCI), board member of International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and the International President of Jerusalem Arbitration Center. He is also the board member of the Association of Balkan Chambers (ABC) and ECO Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ECO-CCI). Hisarcıklıoğlu has received numerous reputable awards; the Gold Medal of Merit by the Austrian Republic, the ‘Commendatore’ from the Italian Republic, the ‘Medal of Inspiration’ from Mongolia, the Mediterranean Leadership Award by the John Hopkins University- US, Honorary Doctorate by the Kyrgyzstan- Turkey Manas University- Kyrgyzstan, Honorary Doctorate by the Karadeniz Technical University- Turkey, Honorary Doctorate by Izmir University of Economics- Turkey, Honorary Doctorate by Niğde University – Turkey.