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PROFILES

Agah Uğur

Alternative Energies

BY ÖZGE ERSOY

Portrait of Agah Uğur. Photo by Yurttaş Tümer. Courtesy Agah Uğur.

In a 2013 TEDx talk, Agah Uğur asked: “Why are we obsessed with making the ‘right’ decisions all the time?” As the CEO of Borusan Holding, one of the largest industrial conglomerates in Turkey, Uğur observes that there is pervasive belief in business that the “right” choices lead to success—even when it is impossible to find causality, as people function in a complex, chaotic environment with many variables. For him, it is more urgent to…

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