Mayor of Bodrum Municipality
He was born in Bodrum, Turkey in 1970 and completed primary school and secondary school in Bodrum. Then in 1988, he graduated from İzmir Maltepe Military High School. He later graduated from Turkish Military Academy as a system engineer in 1992 and successfully served in a variety of domestic and international missions with the Turkish Army. He later retired in 2013. Then, he returned to Bodrum, where he worked in tourism management. In the same time, he elected as a President of Ortakent Yahşi Development Association. He led variety of festivals, projects, and organizations in cooperating with both public and private sectors for development and promotion of Bodrum. He is still a member of Bodrum Chamber of Commerce Professional Committee and Bodrum Hoteliers Association Steering Committee. Ahmet knows english well as a foreign language and he has two daughters, named Defne and Doğa.