Turkish Embassy in Mogadishu

Ambassador's Biography

Name                       : Olgan Bekar

Place/Date of Birth  : Gülnar - 08/11/1969

Marital Status          : Married with two children

Languages                : English

Degree                     : Post Graduate                             
      Graduate         : Ankara University,Faculty of Political Sciences, International Relations, 1993 

     Post Graduate  : Ankara University, Institute of Turkish Republic Period History,1997

CAREER

01/01/1994 - 18/08/1998 Expert, Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA)

18/08/1998 - 15/01/2000 Attaché, Deputy Directorate General for Cultural Affairs

15/01/2000 - 16/02/2000 Military Service            

16/02/2000 - 29/09/2000 Attaché, Deputy Directorate General for Cultural Affairs

29/09/2000 - 01/08/2002 Attaché–Third Secretary, Turkish Embassy in Baku     

01/08/2002 - 03/10/2005 Deputy Consul, Turkish Consulate General in Munich 

03/10/2005 - 17/01/2006 Second Secretary, Deputy General Directorate for Information               

17/01/2006 - 19/08/2007 Second Secretary, Department of Human Resources

19/08/2007 - 05/09/2011 First Secretary–Counselor, Permanent Mission of Turkey to the OSCE

05/09/2011 - 01/09/2014 Head of Department, Deputy Directorate General for East Africa

01/09/2014                       Ambassador, Turkish Embassy in Mogadishu