VII International
Architecture Forum

“Architecture in the Era
of Global Changes”

June 15, 2018 / Kyiv

Kemal Suleymanov

Kemal Suleymanov,
General Director, FDM Group

Theme: «The Crisis of the Genre: What Influences Commercial Architecture Uniformity and What is Worth Learning from European Colleagues»

Professional Experience:

Kemal Suleymanov graduated from Istanbul State University. Having moved to Ukraine, he was engaged in construction business, connected with the finishing material for interior design. In 2010 he founded the company FDM Group – the official representative of Gentaş Group (Turkey) in Ukraine. The company specializes in Hinged Ventilated Facades, dry-lining and furniture production of High Pressure Laminate. Today FDM Group is one of the largest suppliers of HPL panels in Ukraine. The area of implemented projects is about 50,000 sq m since company founding. Leadership positions allowed to bring the product to the Polish market. Thus, in 2016 the company Genfasad was opened in Wrocław, which successfully runs business in Poland.

Under the leadership of Kemal Suleymanov there were implemented such large-scale projects on installation of ventilated facades from HPL Gentaş as Zapadnaia Neftegazovaia Kompania petroleum complex (3,100 sq m) and Zoloche cottage town (1,500 sq m) in Kyiv region.

FDM Group has been a regular participant of the international construction exhibition Inter Build Expo for 5 years. The team of the company was awarded a diploma in the nomination "The Best Product Presentation" in 2016. In 2017, the company presented its stand at the forum Architectural Practice and at the largest forum of modern building technologies and achievements in the construction industry in Central and Eastern Europe – BUDMA.

FDM Group cooperates with eminent Ukrainian architects and designers, such as Andrey Moroz, Ivan Yunakov, Vitaly Ivakhov, Vladimir Chubenko, Natalia Alekseenko and many others.

FDM Group has established itself as a reliable supplier and contractor for K.A.N. Stroy, BMK Alpi, Kievgas, Ukrfasadmontazh, Alfa-Pro, Kyivmiskbud, Stolitsa Business Centre, Stab-Group, USH Bud, Arricano Development, Ukraerorukh, NOVUS and WINETIME supermarket chains, ISIDA and CitiDoctor private clinics, McDonald's and Mafia restaurants, AWT Bavaria (BMW Dealer), Ukrnafta petrol station, the kindergarten LeapKids, and private individuals.