Mehmet Nazif Günal
Chairman, Board of Directors
MNG Group of Companies
B.S. 1971 and M.S. 1973, Middle East Technical University, Ankara
He was born in 1948. He worked in several construction sites between 1962 and 1965. He did subcontracts between 1965 and 1971. He graduated from METU, Ankara, as civil engineer in 1971. He worked for a construction company as a chief of site, construction manager, and then a partner between 1971 and 1976.
Founding his first company in 1976, today he is the owner of the MNG Group of Companies active in eight sectors.
He is married and has three children.
His elder son, Murathan Günal (born in 1986), graduated from Columbia University, New York, as civil engineer. He started to work in MNG Group as the General Manager of UAE Projects. Now, he is the Vice President of MNG Group responsible from overseas projects.
His daughter, Merve Günal, also graduated from Columbia University, New York, as civil engineer. She has started to work in MNG Group as the Contract Manager of overseas projects.
His older brother and brother in law are also civil engineer and contractor. Now, his children are civil engineers and conducting the business. Construction is the family profession. Construction is a life style.