Founder and Operator CO. (EFZ) is a company of Şahinler Holding which is a top name in Turkish textile sector. From cotton to yarn, fabric, dyeing, sizing, printing, confection design, reaching the final consumer as wholesale and retail, Şahinler Holding is "A Fully Integrated Group of Companies" that holds all rings of textile and fashion. The Group has operations with foreign trade, textile and confection companies in Turkey, Jordan, Bulgaria and Egypt, and with wholesale and retail marketing companies in Europe and U.S.A. Holding a total number of 12 thousand personnel, the Group indirectly employs 30 thousand people as well. With a goal of maintaining the steady growth performance it has so far for the coming years as well, the Group's turnover has exceeded 1 billion dollars. Among the activities of the Group other than textile, there are food, energy, tourism, construction and free zone managemen.