Turkish politician who is recognized for having been the country's Prime Minister from 2016 to 2018. He also served as Speaker of the Grand National Assembly from 2018-2019.
He studied naval architecture at İstanbul Technical University's School of Maritime.
He was chairman of the board of directors for İstanbul Fast Ferries Company.
He married Semiha Yıldırım in 1976.
Both he and Ahmet Davutoglu served as Prime Minister of Turkey.