Turkish Consulate General in Melbourne

CG's Biography


Name and  surname:            : Mehmet Küçüksakallı

Place and Date of Birth        : Aydın/Turkey, 1967

Marital Status                       : Married with one child (son)

Education                              : İzmir Atatürk Highschool

                                               Graduate of Political Science, University of Ankara

Further Study                        : Master Degree on European Union Economic Integration at  

                                               the University Collge of Dublin (2009)

Mr. Küçüksakallı joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) in 1995. He has served in  many departments in  various  positions both at Headquarters in Ankara and in Turkish Embassies and  Consulates General in Nigeria, Suadi Arabia, Germany, Iraq, Ireland  and Iran.

Lastly, he served as Head of Department for Gulf Countries  and  the Organization for Islamic Cooperation  at Ministry of Foreign Affairs  between 2012-2014.

He has  been as the  Consul General of the Republic of Turkey in Melbourne as of 15 October 2014.