Pragma is the leading investment banking advisory services firm in Turkey advising international companies penetrating the Turkish market as well as local company owners on assessing & executing their strategic options e.g. sell-out, partnership, add-on acquisitions. Pragma has successfully completed 58 M&A transactions over the last 7 years and has 25 investment bankers who are exclusively focused on M&A. Pragma has an excellent track record on buy-side advisory for international strategics as well - especially in first-time market entry projects. Pragma has worked on more than 60 buy-side engagements involving large multinationals, such as KKR (a leading private equity fund); Mars (leading US based food group); Lallemand (Canada based yeast company); Kraft Foods (US based leading food group); Abraaj Capital (Dubai based private equity firm); Erste (one of the leading financial groups in Austria); CRH (one of the largest cement producers in Europe); CEZ (one of the leading energy companies globally); TBIH (insurance company owned by Vienna Insurance Group, largest Austrian insurance group); Anglo American (one of the largest mining conglomerates in the world); DP World (Dubai based terminal operator); ThyssenKrupp Material Services (one of the largest steel and technology groups in the world); Bostik (chemical company owned by Total Group); Banque Populaire (a leading French bank); Duropack (Austrian packaging group); Orix (Japanese financial institution); Zehnder (leading European heating and ventilation equipment manufacturer); and SGS (one of the World’s leading inspection company).