The foundations of Yücelen Group were laid in 1972 in Mersin by Rüştü Kazım Yücelen. The company started its commercial life with the operation of the gas station and today it serves the sub-groups of the companies in sales / distribution, fuel oil, logistics, informatics, renewable energy, education, defense industry and construction sectors. With a half-century history full of commercial success, Yücelen Group is one of the leading group of companies in Turkey today.

Acting with the vision of being a leader and arbiter in its sectors, Yücelen Group continues to increase its market share by growing rapidly with its customer-oriented quality service approach. Adopting the principle of being true, honest and reputable before profitability, Yücelen Group aims to be the best in every sector where it is able to leave a spiritual legacy to future generations and to be a family with all its employees.

Apart from trade, Yücelen Group also invests in the future through its social responsibility projects. Annual painting, poetry and story contest held in Mersin in the memory of Rüştü Kazım Yücelen, contributes to the development of our children and youth by directing them to the fields of arts.

Serving as the leading company in the sectors it operates in such as Ilkin Distribution, Fikret Petrol, Kaf Marine, Liner Logistics, ÇözümTürk Energy, Anemos Energy Investments, Diamond Defense Industry, Ada Trust-Cyprus, Styx Software Turkey, Styx Investment Holding, Styx Energy and sub- company groups of Styx Software, Yücelen Group successfully carries out its services both in Turkey and abroad.

In 2017, it has started overseas investments in the Netherlands, Cyprus and Hungary, and it is continuing rapidly.