Who is Saygin Yalcin? This Dubai rags to riches story is inspiring- Watch

April 20, 2018 4:40 pm

Saygin is the Founder & CEO of the Middle East’s (ME) first & largest car buying service, SellAnyCar.com and Founder of the first & largest online private shopping club in the ME, Sukar.com, which has been acquired by Souq.com, making him Partner at the Souq.com and Jabbar Internet Group, becoming the largest ecommerce company in the Arab world, with 3000+ employees.

In its largest acquisition outside the US to date, Amazon.com has acquired Souq.com Group. He has been selected as a UBS Industry Leader, a network of Ultra-High-Net-Worth Individuals.

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He was also Advisory Board Member & Academic Lecturer of Entrepreneurship at the Canadian University of Dubai.

He was referred to as “the region’s online business guru” by the National newspaper in the UAE, while Fortune magazine (mag) named him in the 40 under 40 list, as one of the most influential young people in business.

During the World Government Summit, HH Sheikh Saif Bin Zayed, Minister of Interior of the UAE, presented Saygin as an inspiring story for the country, in the presence of world leaders, including HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

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Hadi Khatib
By Hadi Khatib
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