Forming its business plans in accordance with the vision of providing "innovative service beyond expectations", Doğuş Otomotiv structures its corporate strategy with the aim of having a productive and profitable presence in every stage of the automotive value chain. Doğuş Otomotiv has the widest range of brand portfolio and services network of its sector in Turkey.
Doğuş Otomotiv is the leading distributor of the wholesale imported automotive market in Turkey.
Company represents 14 international brands each of which is the leader of the following sectors:
Light commercial vehicles
Heavy commercial vehicles
Industrial and marine engines
Doğuş Otomotiv provides its individual and corporate customers with a rich portfolio of more than 80 models of Volkswagen Passenger Cars, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, Audi, Porsche, Bentley, Lamborghini, Bugatti, SEAT, Skoda, Scania, Krone and Meiller. Aside from these, the Company competes in the industrial and marine engines market by representing Scania Engines and in the cooling systems market representing Thermo King.
Embracing the concept of unconditional customer satisfaction as its number one priority, Doğuş Otomotiv has one of the widest Authorized Dealer and Service networks of Turkey. Its more than 500 contact points, which are spread around Turkey, help Doğuş Otomotiv to render widespread and continuous services to its customers in sales, after sales and spare parts areas.
Doğuş Otomotiv is the only company in the world that brings every Volkswagen Group brands together under a single roof. Apart from its import and distributorship activities, the company enlarges its portfolio of services in line with its philosophy of having a productive and profitable presence in every stage of the automotive value chain. In addition its activities in automotive financing, spare parts and accessories, logistics and customer services, used car dealership, fleet management and leasing, vehicle inspection and insurance, Doğuş Otomotiv has largely invested in production as well. In addition to the "Meiller Doğuş Damper" factory recently established in Sakarya with the partnership of leading tipper producer Meiller in 2008, and to the trailer factory being constructed in Tire, Izmir, as a joint venture with Krone, Doğuş Otomotive has made significant investments in production area. Krone Doğuş Factory has started the production in 2012.
Doğuş Otomotiv is also involved in investments to convey its successful operations to overseas. As a result of the close cooperation developed with VW Group based on mutual trust, the Company has put D-Auto Suisse SA, a Porsche Dealer and Service station, into operation in Lausanne, Switzerland. The station has been significantly successful in its first full service.
With its 2000 employees Doğuş Otomotiv is one of the key players of automotive sector in Turkey. Grace to its dynamic services concept, focusing on customer satisfaction, uncompromisingly preserved since the first day of its inception, Doğuş Otomotiv is among the top ranking brands among Turkey's most appreciated and trusted brands according to the surveys on corporate credibility.
(In 2004 to public offered Doğuş Otomotiv shares are traded under the ticker symbol "DOAS.IS" in Istanbul Stock Exchange 100 (ISE- 100) index.
The Company is supporting its activities aiming continuous development and growth in commercial affairs with its projects involving environmental concerns and social responsibility. As one of the most important steps taken in this direction, in 2010 the Company signed the "UN Global Compact" , and secured its environment- and society-related responsibilities on an international level. In addition, Doğuş Otomotiv blazed another trail in 2010 by preparing and publishing the very first Corporate Social responsibility report of the Turkish automotive sector. The Company started to implement sustainability activities as of the year 2009 to bring its social responsibility activities in to a broader platform and disseminating them into every business process, which started in 2004 under the heading "Traffic is Life" that aims to increase responsibility, awareness and perception of traffic by the Turkish public, notably the young generation.
Doğuş Otomotiv is a member of Doğuş Group, who operates in financial services, automotive, construction, media, tourism and service, real estate and energy.