Tuesday, 24 October 2017, 06:13:28 — Baku (UTC+4)
Parliamentary Assembly of Turkic Speaking Countries
Diplomatic staff

Secretary General

Mr. Jandos Asanov was elected as the Secretary General of TURKPA at the Fourth Meeting of Plenary Session of the Assembly held on 11 June 2013 in Ankara for a four year term.

Deputy Secretary General

Representative of the Milli Mejlis of the Republic of Azerbaijan

Mr.Fuad Alakbarov

Was elected as a Deputy Secretary General of TURKPA on 11 June, 2013 in Ankara at the Fourth Plenary Session of TURKPA.

Deputy Secretary General

Representative of the Jogorku Kenesh of the Kyrgyz Republic

Mr. AltynBek Mamaiusupov

Was elected as a Deputy Secretary General of TURKPA on 11 June, 2013 in Ankara at the Fourth Plenary Session of TURKPA.

Deputy Secretary General

Representative of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey

Mr. Kurshad Melih Sariarslan

Was elected as a Deputy Secretary General of TURKPA on 29 September, 2009 in Baku at the meeting of the Council of Assembly.

Mr. Sariarslan was born on 15 August, 1977. He graduated from the Marmara University, Istanbul Institute of Social Sciences, department of Communication with a PhD, Master`s Degree from University of Gazi, Ankara Social Sciences Institute and Bachelor from Moscow State (Lomonosov) University Faculty of Journalism.

From 2000 he worked as an assistant at Eurasia Strategic Research Centre, then as a manager at a private company in Moscow and Istanbul. He also worked as a Head of Department at TURKSOY (Joint Administration of Turkic Culture and Arts) and before election as a Deputy Secretary General of TURKPA was working at the Parliament of the Republic of Turkey. Meanwhile working on these positions, he was also involved in translation services, PR management, HR management and international group secretariat duties. He also was a magazine editor and project coordinator.

Mr. Sariarslan is fluent in Russian and English. He is married and has two child.