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In a transaction advised by ATP Corparate Finance, Doğus Group participated into Günaydin group by acquisition of the majority of the shares.

Günaydın was founded by Nimet Yalçın, Ismet Yalçın and Cüneyt Asan as a small butcher shop in 1965.
As of today, Günaydın serves its customers under 4 different consepts of restaurants ; Kebap, Köfte&Döner, Steak&House and Burger. Günaydın has reached a total number of 39 restaurants ; 19 Köfte&Döner,10 Steak House, 9 Kebap and 1 Burger. These restaurants are mainly located in Istanbul and Ankara.
ATP Corporate Finance has provided corporate finance advisory services to 'GÜNAYDIN' and its shareholders in the share sale.

August 2014


In a transaction advised by ATP Corporate Finance, Kerten Private Equity participated into Bucuruk Tekstil Sanayi Ticaret ve Limited Sirketi by acquisition of shares and capital increase.

Bucuruk was originally founded by Kenan and Rafet Unal in Mahmutpasa, Istanbul in 1995. Currently, operations with local and international counterparties are run at 6500 m2 headquarters and 400 m2 showroom in the heart of textile industry Merter, Istanbul.
Bucuruk has 290 employees, 43 company owned stores, 101 franchises (17 in shopping malls & 84 on streets), 166 corner sales points locally and 82 point of sales internationally.
Bucuruk has experienced accelerated growth in recent times, and currently, it strives to become a well-established brand in the region by increasing distribution network and franchises, strengthening corporate structure and increasing revenues under meidum term strategy planned together with its new partner Kerten.
Established in 2006, Kerten launched its Turkish operations in 2008. Kerten aims at investing private capital in high-growth potential companies based in the CEE region and Turkey. Headquartered in Ireland, Kerten has local offices in Warsaw (Poland), Bucharest (Romania) and Istanbul (Turkey).

ATP Corporate Finance has provided corporate finance advisory services to 'BUCURUK' and its shareholders in the share sale.
February 2011



In a transaction advised by ATP Corporate Finance, a majority stake in Nezih Kitap Kirtasiye Sanayi Ticaret ve Limited Sirketi was acquired by Turkish Youth Investments B.V., a company established in the Netherlands by Ashmore Private Equity Turkey.
The company has its roots in Iskele Kitabevi, a bookstore and distributor of foreign newspapers and magazines founded by Ethem Kacar at the Kadikoy pier on Istanbul's Anatolian side in 1907. In 1957, Semih Kacar from the second generation of the family took over the business, and with the opening of the store on Bagdat Caddesi in 1970, the 'nezih' brand was established.
Family members from the 3rd generation continued to expand the business and develop the brand. Today, 'nezih' serves its customers with 8 stores, of which 7 in Istanbul and one in Ankara, totaling 3,800 m2 in sales area. The 'nezih' retail stores' triple focus is on books, stationery and toys; however, they also sell an assortment of gifts, craft items and multimedia products.
With its concept, 'nezih' is popular with consumers of all ages. The company has been named best bookstore and best address for school supplies in several consumer surveys and newspaper rankings.
Strengthened by the participation of the new investor, 'nezih' will continue to grow in the period ahead, carrying its popular brand and high service level to a number of new stores to be opened in various locations.

ATP Corporate Finance has provided corporate finance advisory services to 'nezih' and its shareholders in the share sale.

May 2010

  • Examination of the structure of the organization
  • Analysis of the last years Financial Tables
  • - Balance Sheet Comparison
  • - Income Statement Comparison
  • - Cash Flow Comparison
  • Comparison of last years turnover increase
  • Examination of working banks and costs
  • Budget Planning
  • - Allocate appropriate resources to projects
  • - Manage financial sources effectively
  • - Plan for the future
  • Performance analysis