Mr. Bahadir Kayan forms part of the global advisory panel of Metrópoli Group as Special Advisor for Turkey and other designated territories of Europe and UK.
He is a highly regarded business leader with extensive experience in international trade. He has held a number of executive roles in prestigious businesses, including the Kale Group and Degussa
Born in İzmir, Turkey. Educated in Turkey and Vienna, which has given him an international outlook in both business and design. With his broad contacts he seeks to connect clients and suppliers to forge productive, long-term relationships.
His interest in the built environment extends beyond materials to property, planning and construction, and he has championed the use of sustainable products throughout his career, including leading the way to a LEED certification. He is founder and CEO of BK-I. He served as former President of the Exporters’ Association for Glass, Cement and Ceramics and the Turkish Ceramics Promotional Group, and has been a board member of the Property Developers’ Association and the Turkish Trade Centre.