Who owns Salt Bae’s Nusr-et? Meeterit Sahenk and Mithat Erdem!

When you think of Nusr-et restaurants, the name Salt Bae comes to mind – but he’s not the only man behind the successful chain.

Meeterit Sahink and Mithat Erdem – two businessmen who work together with Nursit Gökçe to build an empire.


Salt Bae posed with co-ownerserit Sahenk and Mithat ErdemCredit: Instagram / @mitkomuric

Who owns Nasr It in Salt Bay?

Salt Bae co-owns the Nusr-Et restaurant chain along with fellow entrepreneurserit Sahenk and Mithat Erdem.

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Ferid Şahinek is the Chairman of the Turkish Doğuş Group, the owner of the D.ream Group and one of the richest people in Turkey.

A graduate of the American School of Switzerland, he received his BA from Boston College with a BA in Marketing and Human Resources in 1989.

He later joined the President’s Program at Harvard University, and also served as a board member for Turkish football clubenerbahce.

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At the age of 37, Şahnek inherited his father’s stake in Doğuş Holding Company after he died of a heart attack in April 2001.

As of 2021,erit’s net worth is estimated at £1.9 billion according to Forbes.

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According to his Instagram page, Mithat works as a textile designer.

He regularly posts snapshots from locations around the world – including California, London and Istanbul.

He has more than 54,000 followers on the social media platform.

How much does Salt Bae Nasr It own?

According to reports, Nursit Gökçe holds a 25 percent stake in the restaurant chain Nurse E.

Ferit Shahenk owns 40 percent and Mithaat Erdem owns 35 percent, respectively.

In 2019, Bloomberg reported that the trio were considering selling a stake in the company amid financial concerns.

It came just a year after Gökçe opened his first restaurant in New York, which was criticized for its “outrageous” prices.

And in August 2021, the Turkish chef voiced complaints about his fellow owners online – calling them “traitors”.

He captioned a series of photos alongside his longtime confidants, and proceeded to declare the couple “cute partners,” adding that “nothing is as it seems.”

However, he failed to explain why he was so angry with his comrades.

Once again, talks to sell a stake in the company resurfaced in 2022.

It was reported that Turkish billionaireerit Sahenk’s Dogus Holding AS may sell a 20 percent stake to the Qatar Investment Authority for about $300 million.

Dogus confirmed discussions with the Qatar Investment Authority, but declined to provide further details.

How much are Nasr It restaurants worth?

According to Turkish media, its empire is worth a million dollars and employs 400 employees.

Nusr-et restaurants are spread all over the world.

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