Consul General Tufan Höbek graduated from the Turkish Military Academy in 1988 and from Istanbul University Law Faculty in 1995. He earned his Master’s degree on public law from Çankaya University in 2009. Having completed his doctoral study on public international law, he has been conferred the academic degree of the Doctor of Laws (Dr. iur.) by the University of Vienna in 2020.
He served at the Turkish Armed Forces between 1988-1996, and having graduated from the Law Faculty practiced as a lawyer for a short time as registered in Ankara Bar.
He joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 2000. At the Ministry’s headquarters in Ankara, he worked at the Office of Legal Counsellors (2000-2002/2006-2008) and served as Head of Department at the Deputy Directorate General for Research (2018-2019).
He served abroad as Legal Counsellor at the Permanent Mission of Turkey to the United Nations and other International Organizations in Vienna (2002-2006) and at the Permanent Mission of Turkey to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (2008-2013). He also served abroad as Counsellor at the Turkish Embassies in Tripoli (2013-2018) and Abu Dhabi (2019-2020).
Tufan Höbek assumed his duties as Turkish Consul General to Tabriz on 1 September 2020.
He is married with two children, and he speaks English and German.
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