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Head of EUID

Head of Department for EU Investments Nedim YEŞİL

He was born in Aydın in 1971. He attended primary, secondary and high school in Aydın. He had completed his graduate and post-graduate studies at the Department of Mining Engineering in the Middle East Technical University. He had worked as an English teacher at the Ministry of National Education between the years 1996-1999. From 1999 to 2014, he had worked at the Directorate General of State Hydraulic Works  as an engineer. He had started his environmental studies at Directorate General of State Hydraulic Works and pursued his studies at the European Union and International Relations Unit and Relations with European Union Branch Office, which was established in 2005. Within the years 2005-2013, he worked on the following issues;

  • National and International Environmental Legislation,
  • International Conventions on Environment and Water Issues,
  • Climate Change,
  • European Union and Acquis Communautaire,
  • European Union Accession Studies (within the context of Environment, Energy and Agricultural Parts),
  • Preparation, Implementation and Coordination of European Union and International Projects,
  • Administrative and Technical Evaluation Committee Works for Projects Realised by Central Finance and Contracts Units,
  • Bidding, Implementation and Monitoring Process of Projects Subject to European Union PRAG Rules.
  • He had worked on International Hydrological Activities and Foreign Affairs issues between the years 2013-2014 at the Directorate General of State Hydraulic Works. He had attended to many national and international meetings, seminars, congress, workshops, trainings and field works.
Nedim Yeşil was appointed as the Head of Department for European Union Investments within the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs, and Communications, Directorate General for Foreign Relations and European Union Affairs, on 9 June 2014. He is married with 2 children and has a good command of English.