Administrative Management

Atilla Varlı

Atilla Varlı
Secretary General

He had undergraduate education in the Econometrics Department in the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences at Gazi University between 1993-1997. In 1999, he started to work in Social Security Institution at the Ministry of Labour and Social Security as the Assistant Inspector. He had worked as an Inspector and Chief Inspector respectively until February 14, 2020. He took parts in the audits of universities at the Directorate of Higher Education Supervisory Board, with temporary assignment between 2014-2020. He has been appointed as the Secretary-General at İstinye University on February 2, 2020 after he resigned from his position at the Higher Education Supervisory Board, where he last served; and from the Social Security Institution Chief Inspector, where he had his main staff. In addition to his audit duties, he also served in administrative positions such as SSI Counselling and Inspection Board Vice Presidency for approximately 2 years and the Foundation Manager at Yunus Emre Foundation for approximately 1.5 years.



Begüm USTA

Begüm Usta
Vice Secretary General
Digital Transformation
-Information Resources Directorate

Begüm Usta completed her primary and secondary education in IELEV Schools. After that; she completed high school education in Saint Benoit High School and graduated from Koç University's Economics and Business Administration departments. She completed master's degree at Boğaziçi University Business Information Systems Department. She has served in various positions in the Medical Park, Liv Hospital Group and Istinye University. Mrs. Usta has been working as Vice General Secretary for Information Processing and Digital Transformation, Corparete Communication and Marketing and Human Resources at Istinye University since June 2020.


Talat Şahin

Talât Şahin
Vice Secretary General
-Technical and Support Services Directorate
-Financial Affairs Directorate
-Purchasing Directorate

1978 - Talât Şahin was born in Istanbul in 1989 -İstanbul Victory Elementary School, 1992 Samsun Terme İmamhatip Middle School, 1995-Istanbul Turkey Newspaper Commercial High School in 2004. He is a graduate of Eskişehir Anadolu University Faculty of Management. He received the Independent Accountant and Financial Advisor License in 2016. Between the years 1999-2007, Akman Tekstil A.Ş. Accounting Manager at Dünya Göz Hastanesi A.Ş. He worked as the Financial Affairs Manager of the firm. He held various positions in Medicalpark Hospitals group until April 2009-2018, and most recently, he served as Deputy General Manager Responsible for Financial Affairs at Istinye University Gaziosmanpaşa Hospital. He has been working as the Assistant Secretary General for Financial Affairs at Istinye University since April 2018. He is married and has 3 children.