Mustafa Osman Turan

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkey, Head of Department for G20 Outreach and Engagement

Mustafa Osman Turan

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkey, Head of Department for G20 Outreach and Engagement

Biography

Mustafa Osman Turan is a carrier diplomat since 1992. He wasassignedto a number of challengingpostsincluding the Balkans (Albania, Macedonia and Kosovo) and Afghanistan. He alsoserved in Turkish Embassy in Rome and Turkish OSCE Mission in Vienna. From 2011 to 2014, Mr Turan wasDeputyPermanentDelegate of Turkey to the EuropeanUnion in Brussels. Currently he is heading the Department on G20 outreachactivities and engagementgroups as a seniormember of Turkey’s G20 Presidency Team.
Mr Turan studiedinternationalrelations and graduatedfromMiddle East Technical University in 1991. He holds a Mastersdegree on EuropeanpoliticsfromCollege of Europe in Bruges. He is a Ph. D. candidate on politicalscience at Bilkent University in Ankara.
As a volunteer, Mr Turan engageswithnon-profitsector and takes an active role in a projectcalledInnoCampuswhichaimstoserve as a mobile pre-incubationprogramme and a FabLabforyounginnovativeentrepreneurs.

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