Alparslan Bayraktar

Deputy Minister, Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources of Turkey,

Alparslan Bayraktar serves as the Deputy Minister of Energy and Natural Resources, Turkey. Prior to assuming this post, he served as the Deputy Undersecretary of MENR following his service as the General Director of International Affairs and European Union. Mr. Bayraktar also holds positions in various international organisations involved in issues relating to energy governance. He served as the Chairman of International Confederation of Energy Regulators (ICER) and Energy Regulators Regional Association (ERRA). Currently, he is the Chairman of the World Energy Council, Turkey. Mr. Bayraktar received his BS in Mechanical Engineering from Istanbul Technical University, LLM in Law and Economics from Bilkent University and MA in International Relations from Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy at Tufts University.