Oguz Serim is Partner and Co-founder of The O Property Collection. His extensive experience in the travel and tourism industry has given him significant insight into luxury resort development and management.

Most notably, Serim and Dr. Cem Kınay founded the Magic Life Group in 1990. During its luctrative 14-year history, Magic Life acquired and managed 23,000 beds in Turkey, Greece, Tunisia,Austria, Spain, Egypt and Bulgaria, served 500,000 guests and provided work for 8,000 employees every year. This group has become synonymous with ground-breaking busşness practice in the travel and property sectors. In 2004 Magic Life group was sold to TUI, one of the world’s largest tour operators, and the two real estate and hospitality industry magnates immediately set about founding The O Property Collection.

Serim’s additional entrepreneurial accomplishments in the travel and tourism space include the founding of Gluet Touristik (1987), a company that grew to become the largest tour operator in Austria, as well as Gulet Touropa Touristik (1997), a tour operating company accommodating 600,000 guests annually.


Oguz Serim received his Masters of Business Administration from the University of Vienna, Austria, in 1986. He is a native of Turkey.

In 2006 Oguz Serim got 'State Honor" in austria