Graduated from Ankara University â€“ Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Agricultural Economics and Anadolu University â€“ Faculty of Economics. He served as an investment specialist in the private sector, deputy adviser in the Grand National Assembly of Turkey, Executive Assistant and Ministerial Advisor in the Ministry of Public Works and Settlement. In 2004, he began serving as an agricultural engineer at the General Directorate of Turkish Grain Board. After serving as a department manager for a certain period, he was assigned to the positions of Head of Research, Planning and Coordination Department in 07/09/2005, and Chairman of Board of Directors â€“ Vice General Manager of Turkish Grain Board in 25/04/2008.
Mr. Ayhan KARAYAMA, as the Vice General Director and Board Member of General Directorate of Agricultural Enterprises beginning from 18/08/2011, appointed as the Deputy General Manager in the same institution in 21/12/2015, and has been assigned as the General Director and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Turkish Grain Board with the decree published on the Official Gazette of 27/02/2016.