Embassy of the Republic of Turkey in Baghdad

Ambassador's Biography


  • Born in 1971 in Ankara.

  • Completed his high school education at Yukselis High School in Ankara.

  • Graduated from the Department of International Relations, Middle East Technical University, Ankara in 1994.

  • Joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) in 1994.

  • Worked at the Deputy Directorate for Balkan Affairs at MFA as Attache, 1994-1997.

  • Served at Turkish Embassy in Sarajevo as Third Secretary, 1997-1999.

  • Served as Third and Second Secretary at the Permanent Delegation of Turkey to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), 1999-2002.

  • Worked as Second Secretary and First Secretary at the Cabinet of the Undersecretary of MFA, 2002-2004.

  • Served as First Secretary and Counselor at Turkish Embassy in Washington, D.C. 2004-2008.

  • Worked as Chief of Section and Director and Head of Department at the Department of Human Resources at MFA, 2008-2010.

  • Served as Consul General of Turkey in Chicago, 2010-2014.

  • Worked as Director of Human Resources of MFA, 2014-2017.

  • Assumed the position of Ambassador of Turkey to the Republic of Iraq as of January 25, 2017.

  • Married with one daughter.