Updated: 01/06/2017

Kayhan Özüm; Director for Social Regional and Innovative Policies

Born in 1971 in Diyarbakır, Kayhan Özüm had his BSc Degree on Metallurgical Engineering and MSc Degree on Industrial Engineering in the Middle East Technical University.

Özüm, has been started working in European Union Relations as an expert since 1995 starting being employed by the Ministry for Industry and Trade. He was transferred to the Secretariat General for EU Affairs since its establishment in 2001.

Özüm continued his professional carrier being appointed as Director for Research and Documentation (2009-2011), (Acting) Director for Civil Society and Communication in the Ministry for the EU Affairs (2011).

After completing his assignment between 2011-2014 as Counsellor  in the Permanent Delegation of Turkey to the EU in Brussels, Özüm was appointed back as the Director for Civil Society and Communication (2014).

Kayhan Özüm is now serving as the Director for Social, Regional and Innovative Policies since September 2014.

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