Celal Oruç was born on December 10, 1960 in Eleskirt
district of Ağrı. He completed his primary and secondary education in Eleskirt
and Erciş and he fulfilled high school education in Ağrı Naci Gökçe High
School. In 1977, he reunited with his family who were living in Netherlands. In
1978-1980, he received electro-technical training at vocational high school
level. He worked in Halal Food sector between 1980-1981. He operated a chain of
restaurants until 1997. In 1996, he began to carry out commercial activities regarding
distributor and operator services in Telecom industry. In the same years he
made investments on real estate. He conducted social assistance and solidarity
activities in Netherlands and Turkey. He gave scholarships for students in
Turkey. He has conducted the deputy chairman mission of the Dutch Businessmen
Association since 2009.
He founded Ortel Telekom in 1996 and sold this company
to Royal Dutch Telecom in 2008. Currently, his corporation takes part in energy
and finance Sector. He is the first foreign businessman to enter the list of
500 richest in Netherlands.
Construction costs of
the buildings of School of Animal Husbandry are provided by the businessman
Celal ORUÇ, who still lives in Netherlands.