Metin Durmaz, CEO of Sagist Group, is a doer. His synergies are exemplary and, furthermore, he’s a prudent enterprise strategist. This is the reason Sagist Group excels as a distinct segment furnishings maker; and that too with a preferential selection and exclusivity.
The corporate was based in 1978 in Istanbul, and since then has been going locations. It has its presence in the USA, Europe and Africa, and is a sought-after model within the Center East. Although Durmaz began his profession as a house furnishings producer, he was fast to grasp the development and have become a custom-made furnishings maker, particularly for the hospitality business. His unique manufacturing caters to motels, hospitals, faculties and eating places.
It has made a mark for itself as a number one producer of contract and custom-made furnishings in Turkey and Europe. With three versatile state-of-the-art factories in Turkey unfold over a complete space of 20,000 sq. metres, Sagist Group produces and delivers one of the best furnishings worldwide.
Durmaz has a story to inform as he elucidates his wealthy experiences. He’s obsessive about Zaha Hadeed, a British-Iraqi architect designer, and says that he emulated sophistication from her artwork works.
“I do know Chinese language and Asian tradition and its artwork preferences. It helped me introduce an ideal mix of Turkish and European arte-craft,” he identified.
The curator-cum-entrepreneur mentioned that his designs in kitchens, particularly, are a mixture of European and Asian values, and he makes each effort to make it distinctive to the core.
He elucidated that whereas drafting custom-made furnishings; they maintain minute particulars, and make sure that the mind-set of the shopper is taken care of. He took pleasure in mentioning the truth that Sagist churned out furnishing of 180 rooms inside a span of solely two months.
The CEO of Sagist Group has different funding profiles on his hand, too. However his coronary heart lies within the hospitality business, and custom-made furnishings is his ardour and past love!
“I choose my very own purchasers and we solely deal in area of interest furnishings. We’re specializing in Dubai and Abu Dhabi as our new hallmarks of funding, and wish to use these two factories and warehouses because the hub for provides to all the Center East,” he confided.
The CEO says his firm has earmarked $16 billion funding for UAE through the on-going yr, and needs to broaden and redefine their presence in Abu Dhabi and Dubai. He eyes a enterprise to the tune of $25 billion within the yr to return. This is the reason Durmaz shouldn’t be bothered with the downslide swings on account of Covid-19, and says Center East companies must also pour in cash, as is the development within the West.
On the identical time, he believes the style for exclusivity and artwork in Saudi Arabia, Oman, Bahrain, Qatar and the UAE is second-to-none, and “they’re artistic par excellence and is clear from the life-style furnishings they like.” Bahrain is planning renovation in its artworks, and it’s spectacular, he added.
Whereas Durmaz additionally has a aptitude to design for villas and large residences, he says he picks up his selection and could be very selective and explicit in it. “I design after finding out the shopper, his references and color decisions. Then after designing the villas, I named them, too. One such creation of mine was known as ‘Paradise’,” he cheered with a broad smile.
Sagist purchasers within the hospitality business are the who’s who, akin to Marriott, Radisson, Hilton, 4 Seasons; and StarWood Resorts within the US, which has greater than 300 items. “We’re eyeing Australia and Thailand as our new locations; and we plan to broaden our horizon,” he says, with a twinkle in his eyes, including, “however we create custom-made furnishings for them on our personal artistic phrases.” That is the place the Sagist Group turns into an indispensable selection for companies who want to be counted as excellent.
“We consider in merchandise with an elevated lifespan. This is the reason I got here up with a ten years’ guarantee as a result of we consider in high quality,” he specified. With a presence in 47 international locations; having completed 123 prolific motels and 1,650 villas, Sagist is a reputation to be reckoned with.