Curriculum Vitae

Mahmut Hiçyılmaz was born in Kayseri in 1957 and graduated high school from Kayseri TED College. In 1976, Hiçyılmaz went to England to study his undergraduate degree and after he was successfully graduated from the department of Textile Engineering of the University of Manchester, he came back to Kayseri.


Hiçyılmaz started his career as a textile engineer in one of the oldest companies of Kayseri, Birlik Fabrics Factory. After completing his military service in 1984, he started working in iron-steel sector which is his father’s occupation for 50 years. He still continues his activities in this firm which is in Kayseri Organized Industry Area.


Hiçyılmaz worked in different foundations and associations. He was the councilor of Kayseri Trade Chamber for two terms, the member of the Council of Chambers of Trade in TOBB, the councilor of Melikgazi Municipality, the councilor of Metropolitan Municipality, the chairman of the Commission of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports. Hiçyılmaz still works as the vice president of TOBB Council of Chambers of Trade and chairman of Kayseri Trade Chamber. 


He is also the board member of Kayseri Teknopark A.Ş and as of 26 August 2014 he is the member of scientific council of TUBITAK. 


Mahmut Hiçyılmaz who works in many international organizations knows English very well.


He is married with 3 children.