Date and place of birth: 1978, Germany

Married, one child

EDUCATION:

2001-2002      Contemporary European Studies, University of Sussex at Brighton, UK, MA
1996-2000      Middle East Technical University, Ankara,Turkey, Faculty of Economic and Administrative Sciences, Department of International Relations, BA

CAREER AT THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS:

2003-2005      Attaché, Deputy Directorate General for Overseas Promotion
2005-2007      Third Secretary, Turkish Embassy in Tirana
2007-2010      Vice-Consul, Turkish Consulate General  in Rotterdam
2010-2012      Second Secretary, Deputy Directorate General for Bilateral Economic Affairs
2012-2013      Second Secretary, Turkish Embassy in Kuala Lumpur
2013-2015      Head of Department, Deputy Directorate General of Migration, Asylum and Visa
2015-August 2016      Counsellor/Deputy Head of Mission, Turkish Embassy in Zagreb
August 2016 – Charge d’Affaires a.i.

LANGUAGES:

English (advanced), French (intermediate)