Deputy Minister Ihsan Selim BAYDAS

He was born in Malatya in 1981.

He graduated from the Department of Public Administration, Biga Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University (COMU) in 2003.

Having successfully passed the District Governor Exam held in 2005, he began to serve as the Local Authority being the District Governor Candidate of Yozgat in August 2006, as the very first district governor who graduated from COMU.

He carried out studies on language education and “Leadership, Coordination and Communication in Crisis Management” for a period of 1 year at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida, U.S.A, where he was posted by the Ministry of Interior.

After completing the 93rd Term District Governorate training course in the second place, he served concurrently both as the District Governorate of Celtikci and the Deputy Governor of Burdur.

During his post as the District Governorship of Beytussebap, he was selected as the “Manager of the Year” for his works and granted the “Martyr District Governor Ersin Ates Award” by the Turkish Administrators Association in 2012.

He served as the Deputy Governor of Elazig between 2013-2014 and the District Governor of Guneysu, Rize between 2014-2017.

Serving as the Branch Manager and Deputy Head of Department at the General Directorate of Local Administrations, the Ministry of Interior in 2017-2018, Mr. Baydas was appointed as the Deputy Minister to the Minister of Youth and Sports on 02.11.2018 and he is married with 3 children.