born in 1927 in the Etimesgut district of Ankara, Can Ata Kıraç spent his childhood in Eskişehir. Can Kıraç continued his education at Galatasaray High School in 1946 and graduated from Ankara University Faculty of Agriculture in 1950. He started his working life in the same year at the automotive branch of Koç ticaret company in Ankara. While he was a university student, he served as the president of the Turkish National Student Federation. Cana Kıraç, who did not accept Süleyman Demirel’s invitation to enter politics, started working as an assistant manager in 1957 as a partner of Vehbi Koç.
He was later appointed director of the company. having been one of the founding partners of Koç Holding in 1963, he returned to Istanbul in 1968 and started working in the Automotive group of the holding Dec. Can Kıraç retired voluntarily at the end of 1991, ending his 41-year professional life at Koç group.
Books Written by Can Kıraç
Can Kıraç has written in many books throughout his life. He has books titled My Memories and My Boss Vehbi Koç, Memories Events and Collaged Stones. He has achieved a significant success by describing the life of Vehbi Koç, who is his boss, in his book Vehbi Koç, My Boss with My memories.
The Illness of Can Kıraç’s Wife
Can Ata Kıraç lost his wife Inci Atav Kıraç on August 11, 2019. After this death, the message he shared on social media attracted attention. ” Pearl Sultan! you’re breaking up with me after 65 years of being together! I am grateful to you for giving me the feeling of LOVE. And now I’m waiting for the day when we will meet!” he used his expression. Cana Kıraç, who wrote an article about his wife who has Alzheimer’s disease, said that it is possible to slow down the development of this disease with the support of a doctor, with the help of medications, but for now it will not be possible to cure definitively.