President Hüseyin KARAKUM

Hüseyin KARAKUM, the President of Tax Inspection Board, was born in 1972 in Sivas (Koyulhisar). He graduated from Public Administration department of the Faculty of Political Sciences in 1995. In 2005, he completed Master of Science in Accounting program at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Within this period, he passed the exams successfully and entitled to get the certificate of Certified Public Accountant.

He began his career as Assistant Finance Inspector in 1996. In 2002, he started his public duty at administrative level and served as the Deputy Head of Finance Department of Ankara, Head of Group of the Revenue Administration, Head of Department of the Capital Markets Board and the Deputy Head of Financial Crimes Investigation Board (MASAK), respectively.

Between the years of 2010 and 2014, he worked as Financial Advisor at Permanent Delegation of Turkey to NATO and Auditor at International Board of Auditors for NATO

By the decree of 2014/357, published in the Official Gazette, he was appointed to the Presidency of Tax Inspection Board.

He speaks English at very good level and French at intermediate level.

He is married with two children.