Port Akdeniz

A brokerage firm that transforms into a diversified conglomerate in 12 years, increasing total assets 18 times and total equity 11 times along the way.

Global Investment Holdings is a diversified conglomerate with investments in multiple industries: ports infrastructure, real estate, energy, and financial services. With interests in a range of burgeoning business sectors and traditional non-bank financial service providers, Global Investment Holdings has evolved into a dynamic investment vehicle. Its current portfolio offers high growth with ‘first mover’ advantages.

Global Investment Holdings trades on the Borsa Istanbul under the ticker symbol "GLYHO".



At GIH, we set our new business strategy as delivering growth through focusing on our strategic sectors. We aim to continue swift growth as we use our resources more efficiently in sectors of high importance and of high growth potential in near-future, such as port infrastructure, renewable and clean energy, as well as asset management sectors.

  • Expansion in all our portfolio companies.
  • Create a worldwide & class asset (consolidating the cruise port industry around the globe).
  • Attach a value to at least one of our portfolio companies.
  • Create regional / international entities with the core focus on infrastructure (ports), clean energy (biomass, solar, co-generation), and asset management.




  • Global Ports Holding (GPH), world’s largest cruise port operator with 15 cruise and 2 commercial ports in 9 countries.
  • Dominant presence in the Mediterranean with approximately 7.3mn passengers
  • Initial public offering conducted at the London Stock Exchange in 2017.

Port Portfolio:

Adriatic: Bar Cruise Port & Port of Adria (commercial), Ravenna Cruise Port, Venice Cruise Port, Zadar Cruise Port 

West Mediterranean: Lisbon Cruise Port, Barcelona Cruise Port, Cagliari Cruise Port, Catania Cruise Port, Valetta Cruise Port, Malaga Cruise Port

East Mediterranean: Antalya Cruise Port & Port Akdeniz (commercial), Bodrum Cruise Port, Ege Port, Kuşadası

Asia: Singapore Cruise Port

Carribean: La Habana Cruise Port



  • Co/Tri-generation with 54.1 MW installed capacity. 
  • Biomass energy power plants with a total installed capacity of 41.2 MW by the end of 2019 and 125 MW by the end of 2020, of which 29.2 MW already in operation at three separate facilities.
  • 2 power plants with total of 14MW is currently under development. 9MW is planning to commissioningin 2019.
  • Retail and wholesale electricity sales.

Compressed Natural Gas Sales and Distribution:

  • The leading off-grid natural gas distribution firm in Turkey, in possession of approximately 80% of the market share.
  • 180 million m3 sales volume at 13 compressed natural gas stations.
  • Turkey’s leading off-grid natural gas distributor with approximately 20% market share.


  • Among the leading players in Turkey in industrial minerals category with its 630,000 ton feldspar volume.


Developing and operating commercial real estate projects.

  • Consolidated total gross leasable area: 141,000m2
  • Retail sector gross leasable area: 93,500m2
  • Other leasable areas: 47,500m2


Asset Management:

  • One of the leading players in the market serving domestic, international, corporate and  individual investors with its innovative products portfolio.


  • Among Turkey’s leading independent brokerage firms that offer securities and derivatives trading and portfolio management services to international and domestic investors.


Cruise and commercial port operating activities


Clean and renewable energy production, compressed natural gas sales and distribution, energy efficiency and mining


Developing and operating commercial real estate projects


Non-banking financial services such as brokerage, advisory and asset management

Rıhtım Cad. No: 51 Karaköy İstanbul      (212) 244 6000      investor@global.com.tr