Latif Aral ALİŞ
Chairman of Defence and Aerospace Industry Exporters' Association (SSI)
Chairman of SSI (Sarsılmaz Silah Sanayi A.Ş.)
Latif Aral ALİŞ is a graduate of Italian College and studied Business Administration at Marmara University. He has been working as the Chairman of the Board of Directors since 2000, as the fifth generation in the family company founded in 1880.
Aliş, who had been the Chairman for three terms between 2004-2012, is the Permanent Honorary Chairman of the Turkish Shooting and Hunting Federation.
Aliş is the Chairman of Defence and Aerospace Industry Exporters' Association (SSI) and Turkish Exporters' Assembly (TİM) Committee of Defence and Aerospace Industry. In addition, he is member of TİM's Sectors Council and Turkish Defence Industry Assembly of The Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey (TOBB).
He worked as the member of the Board of Directors of Turkish side of the second term of Framework for Strategic Economic and Commercial Cooperation (FSECC) Turkey-USA Business Council. Aliş was the member of the Board of Directors and Executive Board member of Foreign Economic Relations Board, which has been re-settled since September 2014. Having exellent command of Italian and English.