Havelsan Ordinary General Meeting Concluded

The 2017 Havelsan Ordinary General Meeting has taken place and according to the results of the General Assembly Meeting, Prof. Abdullah Çavuşoğlu was elected the new Chairman of the Board.

Date: Issue 73 - April 2017

Havelsan’s new board consists of the following individuals: Prof.Abdullah Çavuşoğlu - Chairman of the Board of Directors, Taner Düvenci - Vice Chairman of the Board, Assoc. Prof. İrfan Neziroğlu - Member of the Board, Mr. Ahmet Akyol - Member of the Board, Mr. Gökhan Gökay - Member of the Board.

Resume of Prof. Abdullah Çavuşoğlu - Havelsan’s new Chairman of the Board

Prof. Çavuşoğlu graduated from Gazi University, Technical Education Faculty, Department of Electronic Education in 1985. He completed his Ph. D. in Computer Engineering at the University of Sussex in 1993. Having received the title of Professor in 2011, Çavuşoğlu performed duties in academic and administrative positions at various universities and public institutions.

Having completed fieldwork at home and abroad, Çavuşoğlu served as a Research Assistant, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Professor at Gazi University between the years 1986-2008. He was a member of ÖSYM (Assessment Selection and Placement Center) Executive Board for 3 years since 2008 and at the same time served as the Advisor of the President at the Higher Education Council for nearly 6 years. In 2009, he was the Founding Dean of the Engineering Faculty of Karabük University, later served as the Vice Rector at Yıldırım Beyazıt University and as the Founding Dean in the Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences.

In May 2013, he commenced to work as a member of TÜBİTAK Science Board and then served as the Vice President of TÜBİTAK until 2014. Prof. Çavuşoğlu was appointed as a member of the Higher Education Council on 25 July 2014.