PERSONAL


Born in Sivas, Turkey, 1948

Married, one daughter.

Foreign Language: English


HIGHER EDUCATION


1971          Middle East Technical University, Industrial Engineering, B.S, M.Sc, Ankara,Turkey

1974          University of Bradford, Project Planning Center,                                                                                                                                                                    

                   Economic Development and Infrastructure Projects, Bradford, United Kingdom

1982          The Royal Institute of Public Administration,

                  Advanced Management in Government, London, United Kingdom


CAREER


2015-2019 Member of the Turkish Parliament, (Istanbul)

                  Member of the Turkish Delegation at the Parliamentary Assembly, Council of Europe-PACE                               

2011-2007  Member of the Turkish Parliament, (Istanbul)

                   Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee

                   Member of the NATO Parliamentarians Assembly, Turkish Group

1999-1995  Member of the Turkish Parliament, (Bursa)

                   Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee

                   Member of the NATO Parliamentarians Assembly, Turkish Group

                   Member of the Turkey-EU Joint Parliamentary Committee

1991           Permanent Undersecretary, State Planning Organization, SPO

1991           Member of the Higher Education Council 

1987           Consultant, State Planning Organization 

1985           Deputy Permanent Representative to the European Community, Brussels.

1984           Director General, Coordination Department, SPO

1981           Director, Public Investments Department, SPO

1979           Senior Expert, Transportation and Telecommunications Sectors, SPO

1971           Chief Engineer, Turkish State Railways, Research Planning and Coordination Dpt.