ŞÜKRÜ ÜNLÜTÜRK
TÜSİAD Vice President Chairman, Sun Textile


He was born in Eğridir – Isparta in 1956. Graduated from Middle East Technical University Department of Mining Engineering in 1979.

Started his career as a Labour Inspector and continued this position until 1982 in the Ministry of Labour. Then he worked in various private sector organizations such as mining, xtextile-garment industry. In 1987, he has established Sun Textile Inc. with his wife Günseli Ünlütürk and his brother Sabri Ünlütürk.

Between 1995 – 1998, he was in charge of the Garment and Apparel Exporters ' Association of Aegean Exporters ' Association Chairman of the Board and Aegean Exporters' Association Board of Presidents. He was founding member of the association and foundations includes, Textile Research and Development Foundation (TARGEV), Family Businesses Association (TAİDER), Our City Association was founded by the Historic Kemeraltı Construction Investment Trading. Inc. (TARKEM), Neighborhood Disaster Volunteers Foundation (MAG), Sea Clean Association (TURMEPA). He still continues to work on these foundations and associations. Also, he is a member of Greenpeace Association.

Ünlütürk, has been serving as a board member of the business organization such as Turkish Industry and Business Association (TÜSİAD), Turkish Enterprise and Business Confederation (TÜRKONFED), Federation of Industrial Associations (SEDEFED).