Güneş Sigorta Sports Club,which was established in 1986 and Vakıfbank Sports Club, which was established in 1989, joined in 1999-2000 season. Vakıfbank took the name of Güneş Sigorta. Vakifbank Güneş Sigorta signed a contract with Türk Telekom before 2009-2010 season. After this the name of club was Vakıfbank Güneş Sigorta, the name of the volleyball team was Vakifbank Güneş Sigorta Turk Telekom.
Güneş Sigorta was separated from sponsorship and before 2011-2012 season. The name of the club was Vakıfbank Sport Club, the name of volleyball team changed to Vakıfbank Turk Telekom. The sponsorship contract with Türk Telekom also ended before 2012-2013 season and the name of the team was VakıfBank.
VakıfBank Volleyball Team has struggled in the top league since its establishment. Vakıfbank has a title of Turkey’s the most winning team with 2 Club World Championship, 3 European Champions League Championship, 1 Top teams Cup Championship and 1 Challenge Cup Championship. Also won the 73 official matches played from 23 October 2012 till 22 January 2014. With this success he succeeded in entering the Guinness Book of Records as “the most official match-winning volleyball team”. It was also the only team to win 5 trophies in 2013 as undefeated.
National and international achievements
- World Clubs Champions championship (2013,2017)
- European Champions League( 2011, 2013, 2017, 2018)
- Turkey Championship (1992, 1993, 1997, 1998, 2004, 2005, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2018 ) Turkey Cup Championship (1995, 1997, 1998, 2013, 2014,2017)
- Super Cup Championship (2013, 2014, 2017)
- European Challenge Cup Championship (2008)
- European Top Teams Cup Championship (2004)
- World Clubs Championship-second place (2011)
- World Clubs Championship-third place (2016)
- European Champions League-second place(2014, 2016)
- European Champions League- third place (2015)
- Champion Clubs Cup –second place(1998, 1999)
- CEV Cup-third place (2000)