About Musiad

Founded in 1990, MUSIAD ­ Independent Industrialists' and businessmen's Association is an independent, non-political, non-profit businessmen’s association through its 11,000 members representing 45.000 companies and 1.600.000 people in labor force. MUSIAD reaches its members and businessmen through its 85 branch offices in Turkey as well as 159 liaison offices in 63 countries all over the world.

MUSIAD has launched its Washington, DC office in August, 2013 to improve relationships between Turkey and the U.S. in trade, political, socio-cultural, and economics. The corporation is organized and operated exclusively for business leagues purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)(6) of the Internal Revenue Code. MUSIIAD Corporation’s purpose is to contribute to the development of trade, political, socio-cultural, and economic relationships between Turkey and United States, to organize business trips, education programs, conferences, and seminars.

Board Members

Mustafa Tuncer

MUSIAD President

Who is MÜSİAD USA President Mustafa Tuncer? Mustafa Tuncer After earning his undergraduate degree in Public Relations and Adv

Yavuz Orta

Vice President

Yavuz Orta came to the U.S. as a student with a master degree in Business and Financial Analyst experience from his country in 20

Suat Levent Demirgil

Suat Levent Demirgil, was born in Polatli, Ankara in 1962. He pursued an education at METU (Middle East Technical University) wi

Omer F. Demirer

Youth President

Omer F. Demirer came to the U.S. in 2008. He is a Managing Partner of Lilax USA, a textile company from Bursa, Turkey and he overs


Vice President - Washington DC Representative

After earning his undergraduate degree in Engineering, Berker Hazar moved to Washington, DC from Kocaeli, Turkey in 2004. While wo