Mevlüt Uysal

He was born in Antalya in 1966. He graduated from Istanbul University’s Faculty of Law in 1988. He worked as a lawyer for many years. At the same time, he took an interest in 
social, political, and cultural studies.
 
After serving as the Mayor of Başakşehir for two consecutive terms between 2009-2017, Mr. Uysal became the Mayor of Istanbul on 28 September 2017.

He was elected President at the General Assembly of Marmara Municipalities Union (MMU) which was held on 31 October 2017.

Mevlüt Uysal is married and has four children.