Mustafa Başman was born on 18 September 1936 in Gelincik Village, Karpaz. Mr. Mustafa Başman is the seventh of eight siblings and he was always energetic like his brother Salih and he also had an entrepreneurial spirit. He grew up in a Greek village; hence his Greek is very fluent.
After completing high school, he started working for the United Nations. In addition, he started his business career with his brother Salih Başman when Başman Brothers was established in 1960.
During the partnership Mr Mustafa Başman was responsible for The Marketing and Sales Department. The good relations and the coherence between the two brothers had a significant contribution to the development of Başman Group. His entrepreneurial spirit and the character that values people are some of the main guiding lights of the Başman Group of Companies.
Mr. Mustafa got married to Mrs. Mevhibe in 1967, has two sons and one daughter from this marriage.
His two sons Ali and Osman and his daughter Pınar, are presently working as Managing Directors in The Başman Group of Companies
Ali Basman was born in Nicosia in 1969. After graduating from the primary school Şehit Tuncer İlkokulu in 1981, he started his education at Turk Maarif Koleji. However, in 1986 due to his success in GCSE’s, he decided to move to UK to take his A-Level exams and attended to York Sixth Form College between 1986 – 1988 for the completion of his A-level exams. In 1988 he started his University Life in the City Of London Polytechnic, which later become London Guildhall University. Thus, he graduated from London Guildhall University Faculty of Business in 1992.
After joining The Family Business in September 1992, thanks to Ali Basman’s enterpreneural spirit, Basman Group opened up to new markets. Mr Ali Başman is presently in charge of The Groups’ Accounting & Finance Department, as well as The Textiles Sector of the company.
Mr. Ali got married to Mrs. Ece in 1999, has two daughters and one son from this marriage.
Besides his role in the company, He was the president of Küçük Kaymaklı Sports Club between 1999-2001 and 2010-2016.
Osman Basman was born in Nicosia in 1972. After graduating from the primary school Şehit Tuncer İlkokulu in 1984, he started his education at Turk Maarif Koleji. After graduating in 1990, he continued his undergraduate degree at Bogazici University, Istanbul.
He studied Business Studies and joined the Family business in 1995 after his graduation.
Osman Başman, known for his warmth and strong social aspect, strengthened the company in this direction and enabled the company's growth rate to increase noticeably.
He is director of Başman Group of Companies, Başman Kardeşler Ltd. - FMCG (Hızlı Tüketim Ürünleri Bölümü) ve Başman Catering Ltd. (Tango to Buddha Restaurant, Bar ve Cielo Lounge Bar)
In 2004, he got married to Mrs. Asli and has two daughters.
1977 yılında Lefkoşa’da doğdu. 1994 yılında Lefkoşa Türk Maarif Kolejini okul ikinciliğiyle bitirip, yükseköğrenimini Boğaziçi Üniversitesi İktisadi & İdari Bilmiler Fakültesi – İşletme Bölümünde tamamladı. 1998 yılında Boğaziçi Üniversitesinden mezun olduktan sonra, o yıllarda Avrupa Merkezi İngiltere’de olan Avon Kozmetik’te yaklaşık 1 yıl Satış & Pazarlama Departmanlarında çalıştı. Ağustos 1999 yılında Başman Group’a katılan Pınar Başman, önderlik ettiği ekiple birlikte Avon Kozmetik’in KKTC’de hızla büyümesinde katkıda bulunmuş ve şu anda Avrupa merkezi İspanya’da olan Avon’dan bu konuda üst üste başarı ödülleri alınmasını sağlamıştır.
In 2002, she got married to Atilla Suren and they have two sons and one daughter.
Başman Group of Companies’in kurumsallaşma çalışmalarına öncülük eden Pınar Başman Süren, şu anda Avon Kozmetik & Sarev markalarının yönetimi yanında, Başman Group’un İnsan Kaynakları ve Bilgi Teknolojileri Departmanlarının direktörlüğünü sürdürmektedir. Kıbrıs Türk Ticaret Odası meclis üyesi, Türk Maarif Koleji Vakfı Murahhas üyesi, Türk Sigorta Yönetim Kurulu üyesi, İş Kadınları Derneği üyesi ve Beylerbeyi Inner Wheel Kulübü üyesi olarak görev yapmaktadır. İnsanların hayatlarını güzelleştirmek, daha iyi bir yaşamları olması için onlara ek gelir fırsatları sağlamak adına çalışmaları bulunmaktadır.
In 2004 & 2012 Pınar Basman was awarded the “Business woman of the year” award and in 2011 she was awarded the “Social Entrepreneur of the year” by the Womens’ Chamber of Commerce.