Tunç Özkan is the Chairman and founder of Polaris Foreign Investments Company, Polaris International Industrial Parks (PIIP) and Polaris Al Zamil Industrial Park (PZIP). Özkan’s main role is to focus on land development and energy projects in Egypt.
After receiving a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering, Özkan started to work in 1991 as Assistant General Manager for one of the largest textile companies in Turkey and after three years, Özkan established Polaris Textile A.S. in 1994. During his time in Polaris, Özkan gained his experience and insight in the industry to reach his current position in Polaris Parks which he founded in 2007 and subsequently became the Chairman.
After Özkan founded Polaris Parks, Özkan founded Polaris International Industrial Parks (PIIP) in 2007 and has been managing the development of an industrial park established on 2.000.000 square meters. In 2009, he founded Polaris Al Zamil Industrial Park (PZIP), a project that developed a partnership with major shareholder and Al Zamil Group from Saudi Arabia.