OUR FOUNDER: ALI YILMAZ KARATABAN
After graduating from ITU Civil Engineering Faculty as a Civil Engineer in 1953, he worked in various positions in General Directorate of State Hydraulic Works, and in 1963 he left the civil service at his own request while he was the Head of the Operation and Maintenance Department. He worked in the USA Bureau of Reclamation for the development of Water Resources in 1956-1957, he also went to the United States with a scholarship from Ford Foundation between 1962-1963 and worked on development economics at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Public Administration. He worked as a responsible consultant engineer in various studies, planning, project and supervision services from 1963 until the establishment of the company. He has many technical articles given to domestic and international congresses and a book on Water Resources Planning and Management. He passed away in March 2012.