Turkish Embassy in Brussels

Ambassador's Biography

Name and Surname: Hakan OLCAY

Date of Birth: 28 February 1962

Place of Birth: Ethiopia, Addis Ababa

Marital status: Married with one daughter

Foreign languages: English, Spanish

 

Education

High School: 1979 - University High School 

College / Department: 1983 – University of California, Los Angeles, Faculty of Science and Letters, Economics

Post Graduate: 1989 – University of Amsterdam, School of Economics, European Integration

Career History

 

› 1986-1989 - Department of International Economic Issues, Career Diplomat, Attaché, Third Secretary

› 1989-1992 - The Hague Embassy, Attaché, Third Secretary

› 1992-1994 - Havana Embassy, Third Secretary, Second Secretary

› 1994-1995 - Department of Slavic Countries, Second Secretary

› 1995 - Department of Far Eastern Countries, Second Secretary, First Secretary

› 1995-1996 - Department of Far Eastern Countries, First Secretary

› 1996-2001 - Belgrade Embassy, First Secretary, Counsellor

› 2001-2002 - Embassy in Skopje, Deputy

› 2002-2003 - Head of Department, Head of Department

› 2003-2004 - Prime Ministry, Diplomatic Advisor to the PM, Head of Department

› 2004-2008 - Düsseldorf Consulate General, Consul General

› 2008-2010 - Prime Ministry, Diplomatic Advisor to the PM, Head of Department

› 2010-2013 - Prime Ministry, Diplomatic Advisor to the PM, Head of Department, Minister Plenipotentiary

› 2013 - …. - Brussels Embassy, ​​Ambassador