Under Secretary

Ümit Yalçın

ÜMİT YALÇIN

Ambassador, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkey

B.A. Faculty of Political Science, Ankara University

1989 – 1991     Assistant Attaché, Department of Eastern Europe and Asia, MFA

1991 – 1992     Attaché, Department of Western Europe, MFA

1992 – 1995     Vice-Consul, Turkish Consulate General in Rotterdam/ Netherlands

1995 – 1997     Second Secretary, Turkish Embassy in Baghdad/ Iraq

1997 – 1999     First Secretary, Deputy Directorate General for the Middle East, MFA

1999 – 2003     Counselor, Turkish Embassy in Moscow/ Russian Federation

2003 –2005     Special Advisor to the Minister, MFA

2005 –2009     Consul General, Turkish Consulate General in Plovdiv/ Bulgaria

2009 – 2012     Consul General, Turkish Consulate General in Dubai/ United Arab Emirates

2012                  Ambassador in Kuwait

2014                  Director General for Bilateral Political Affairs (North Africa & Middle

East and Asia-Pacific), MFA

2016                 Deputy Undersecretary for the North Africa & Middle East and Asia-

Pacific, MFA

15.10.2016 -    Undersecretary, MFA

Undersecretary Yalçın speaks English.