Turkish Embassy in Ottawa

Ambassador's Biography


September 9, 2014 -  Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to Canada

2013 - 2014               Minister Plenipotentiary, Special Adviser to the Foreign Minister

2010 - 2013               Deputy Director General of Information and Press Department and Spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2008 - 2010               Counsellor, Turkish Permanent Mission to the UN in New York (Alternate Political Coordinator and Spokesperson of the Delegation for UNSC during Turkey’s non-permanent membership at the UN Security Council)

2006 - 2008               Head of Department, Deputy Special Adviser at the Cabinet of Foreign Minister

2002 - 2006               Counsellor, Turkish Permanent Mission to the UN office in Geneva (Head of Political Section)

2000 - 2002               First Secretary, Middle East-Iraqi Department

1997 - 2000               Second Secretary, Turkish Embassy in Dublin, Ireland

1995 - 1997               Third Secretary, Turkish Embassy in Doha, Qatar

1992 - 1995               Third Secretary, Western Europe Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (including military service)

1992                         Graduated from the Faculty of Political Sciences, Department of International Relations, University of Ankara