Vice President & Member of the Board of the IKV Economic Development Foundation,
Professor Haluk Kabaalioğlu is the founder, and first Director, of the Europe Institute at Marmara University. Previously, he worked as a Senior Fulbright Scholar at the University of Virginia and as a Jean Monnet Fellow at the European University Institute. He also served as the Rector of the European University of Lefke in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus. In addition to his academic career, Professor Kabaalioğlu also served four years with Turkey’s Permanent Delegation to the EU. He has been a member of the board of the IKV Economic Development Foundation since 1995, serving as President for seven years. He currently serves as its Vice President.