Turkey desk

A vision of Turkey for the Italian Investor

Driven by private consumption and supported by a stable macroeconomic policy framework, the Turkish economy has grown significantly within the last decade.


Turkey is the 17th largest economy in the world and the 6th largest economy in the EU.

Between 2002 and 2008 Turkey’s GDP experienced an annual average growth rate of 6%, versus 2.2% in the European Union (EU). In the same period, Turkey’s GDP has increased to US$741bn, making it the 17th largest economy in the world.

The relationship of between Italy and Turkey dates back to ancient times and these relations and bonds are still very strong and developing. In 2008, Italy was Turkey’s 3rd Export Partner and the 4th Import Partner. Major Italian groups have invested within the country. Italy is ranked within the Top Proprietors of the total Foreign Direct Investment Stock of Turkey.

How can the Turkey Desk help you?

Turkey Desk in Italy provides services for all Existing and Prospective Italian Investors in Turkey in the all lines of PwC services, namely Audit & Assurance, Tax & Legal, Deals and Consulting. With team of Consultants who have significant experience regarding the dynamics of the Country we can assist you in:

  • Market and Industry Assessment
  • Advice for Mergers & Acquisitions, Business Plan and Deal Structuring
  • Due Diligence and Post Deal Integration
  • Identifying the optimum Tax and Legal solutions for your investments
  • Requirements for annual financial statement Audits
  • Analysis and Design of Business Process
  • Analysis for cost reductions, profitability and efficiency increases
  • Analysis and design of governance and statutory fulfilment to optimise
    shareholder oversight and control
  • Identifying and evaluating risks in order to determine the acceptability of
    the risk profile related to new investments
  • Identifying the body of laws and regulations to comply with in order to set up
    or improve compliance programs
  • Systems and Process Improvement services including IT, Finance function and Operations
    and many more.
We welcome your attendance at our professional events and invite you to contact us for more information about the Turkey Desk services.