He was born in Malatya province of Turkey in 1979. He was graduated from Marmara University (Istanbul) with bachelor degree of BA in 2001. He had graduate degree of MIA from Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs in 2011. He has worked as an expert at the Office of the Prime Minister R. Tayyip Erdogan since 2004. His published article: A New Account on BSEC After 20 Years, MoFA, The Journal of International Economic Problems, XLIV, 2012
By Engin Sabanci
Published: May 2, 2013.
Countries in the Black Sea Basin established BSEC seeking a region-wide solution to their common problems with a sense of political and economic belonging to the Black Sea. Member states joined the cooperation without considering settling their problems and demands in a satisfying manner. They were quite pleased with the idea to balance their interests instead of settling their security concerns.