Published on September 2nd, 2013 |
Saygin Yalcin, Founder & CEO SellAnyCar.com on Radio Dubai Eye 103.8 Business Breakfast
Saygin Yalcin, Founder and CEO at SellAnyCar.com, explains how his new online business works.
Click here to listen to the interview: Saygin Yalcin, Founder & CEO SellAnyCar.com on Radio Dubai Eye 103.8 Business Breakfast 02.09.13
The leading English talk station in the UAE, Dubai Eye sets the agenda every weekday morning with its award winning flagship show The Business Breakfast, featuring high profile guests and generating discussion on the issues that matter. With news updates every fifteen minutes, it’s recognised as the leading provider of information with interviews and commentary from the business and financial sectors. Market analysis and insight from experts and economists will keep you fully informed during your commute to work, together with a healthy side dose of business banter from the UAE’s favourite talk twosome. Past guests have included entrepreneurs, like Donald Trump and Richard Branson, Nobel Prize winner Muhammad Yunus and former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani. The show has even piqued the interest of presidents, with former South Africa leader FW de Klerk and ex-Costa Rica president Jose Maria Figueres, both making cameo appearances.
Source: Radio Dubai Eye 103.8 FM, Business Breakfast Show
Tags: Business Breakfast, CEO, Dubai Eye, Founder, interview, Middle East, New, Online Business, Radio, Saygin Yalcin, SellAnyCar.com, startup, UAE
About the Author
SayginYalcin Saygin is the Founder & CEO of the Middle East's (ME) first & largest car buying service, SellAnyCar.com and Founder of the first & largest online private shopping club in the ME, Sukar.com, which has been acquired by Souq.com, making him Partner at the Souq.com and Jabbar Internet Group, becoming the largest ecommerce company in the Arab world, with 3000+ employees. In its largest acquisition outside the US to date, Amazon.com has acquired Souq.com Group. He has been selected as a UBS Industry Leader, a network of Ultra-High-Net-Worth Individuals.
He was also Advisory Board Member & Academic Lecturer of Entrepreneurship at the Canadian University of Dubai.
He was referred to as "the region's online business guru" by the National newspaper in the UAE, while Arabian Business named him as "one of the region's finest young entrepreneurs and a major part of the entrepreneurial scene in recent years".
Fortune magazine (mag) named him in the 40 under 40 list, as one of the most influential young people in business, Entrepreneur mag ME awarded SellAnyCar.com, with Saygin at its helm, as the "Fastest Growing Company in the ME", while the National newspaper sees it among a handful of tech companies to "have the potential to break the $1bn barrier". In a cover story, Entrepreneur mag ME titled him as "undoubtedly one of the youngest & most successful internet entrepreneurs in the ME”, awarded SellAnyCar.com as "Technology Innovator of the Year”, while Khaleej Times awarded him as the Technology Leader. Gulf Business selected him as 1 of the Top 10 Entrepreneurs in ME.
In a cover story, Arabian Business counts him as 1 of the most successful entrepreneurs to call Dubai home. During the World Government Summit, HH Sheikh Saif Bin Zayed, Minister of Interior of the UAE, presented Saygin as an inspiring story for the country, in the presence of world leaders, incl. HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum.