Whether assisting with the design of a new hotel, home, shop, airport or office, we pride ourselves on our collaborative approach, our reliability, our ability to come up with optimal solutions, and the overall satisfaction of our customers.
Our service is comprehensive and tailored to each project, regardless of its size or location, and with a huge network of premium quality manufacturers around the world, we are able to work with suppliers to create bespoke solutions. Ultimately, our aim is to turn our clients’ vision into reality, and to give them an experience that is both enjoyable and rewarding.
Bahadir Kayan is the founder of BK-I. An expert in FF&E and surface coverings, with extensive experience in international trade, he has held a number of executive roles in prestigious businesses, including the Kale Group and Degussa.
Born in İzmir, Turkey, but educated in Vienna, Austria, Bahadir holds dual nationality, which has given him an international outlook in both business and design. With his broad contacts he seeks to connect clients and suppliers to forge productive, long-term relationships.
His interest in the built environment extends beyond materials to property, planning and construction, and he has championed the use of sustainable products throughout his career, including leading the way to a LEED certification. He is former President of the Exporters’ Association for Glass, Cement and Ceramics and the Turkish Ceramics Promotional Group, and has been a board member of the Property Developers’ Association and the Turkish Trade Centre.
With offices in London and Istanbul, and plans for significant growth over the next five years, Bahadir has a clear vision for BK-I:
We do this through understanding our clients’ needs, then providing the best solution for each individual project, and work with our network of suppliers and bespoke manufacturers to deliver outstanding products for the best price. We look forward to creating lasting relationships with all our clients, with an ethos based on quality, integrity and efficiency.