• 1943

      Ramadan Djemil

      In 1943, our founder, Ramadan Cemil, embarks on his journey as a merchant under Ramadan Djemil in Limassol Cyprus, trading agricultural produce globally.

    • 1974

      A turning point

      Cyprus is divided North (Turkish Cypriot territory) and South (Greek Cypriot Territory), Ramadan Cemil immigrates to the North, to Kyrenia with his family.

    • 1975

      Ramadan Cemil Enterprises

      He establishes Ramadan Cemil Enterprises under The Turkish Federated State of Cyprus.

      The Company starts to distribute beer and wine imported from Turkey across the Federated State.

    • 1976

      The Second Generation

      At the age of 60, Ramadan Cemil passes away.

      The second generation takes over the management of the Company.

    • 1977

      First global brand representation

      RCE becomes the official distributor of The Gillette Company.

    • 1984


      1983 Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus is declared providing the opportunity for Ramadan Cemil Enterprises Limited Company to be incorporated in 1984.

    • Present-day

      A brand building partner,
      the journey continues...

      Today, Ramadan Cemil is a brand building and full-service distributor partner of leading global companies managing 100+ brands.

      It is part of the RC Corporation and remains as a family-owned company. The Corporate Leadership Team consists of third generation family members and professionals.

      The company continues its journey, evolving and growing on its solid corporate culture, innovative and successful business practices which define us as a partner of choice.

    • We recognize our heritage with pride and gratitude...