Tabanlıoglu Architects was established by Murat Tabanlıoğlu in collaboration with Dr. Hayati Tabanlıoğlu in 1990; Arch. Melkan Gürsel Tabanlıoglu joined the group in 1995. Based in Istanbul with branches in Ankara, Dubai and Doha, office consists of more then 130 employees, operating in mainly Turkey, MENA and CIS Countries. Tabanlioglu has more then 50 years experience in architecture starting with Dr. Hayati Tabanlioglu, highly regarded architect of Ataturk Culture Center, Istanbul Atatürk Airport, Ataköy Tourism Center including Galleria, first shopping mall of Turkey. Searching for new efficiencies in terms of global and environmental needs and developments, Tabanlıoğlu works comprise wide range of building types.