The Chairman of the Istanbul PPPCoE, Dr. Aydin is the Founder and Chairman of the Foreign Economic Council PPP Committee of Turkey- DEİK under the Turkish Ministry of Economy. Dr. Aydin is also an official advisor to the Turkish Ministry of Trade and conducts governmental relations with various countries in terms of PPP projects.
Dr. Aydin has more than 20 years of experience in the infrastructure industry on both public and private sector sides. He served on multiple assignments as senior PPP advisor to Multilateral Development Banks and public sector authorities such as World Bank, IFC, EBRD, IsDB, Turkish Ministry of Environment, Turkish Ministry of Trade, the Minister of Economy and Planning of Saudi Arabia and the Ministry of Labour and Social Development of Saudi Arabia. Dr. Aydin delivered PPP training programs to various governments such as Romania, Ukraine, Japan, Saudi Arabia, Bangladesh, Belarus, Gabon, Nigeria, Afghanistan, Mauritania, Kazakhstan
He has deep experience in PPP project preparation, project development, transaction and training. He focuses on VFM models, financial and managerial structure of PPP projects in developing countries.
Additionally, in Turkey he developed PPP structure for local authorities and he was the official rapporteur of the section on PPP Investment during the preparation of the 11th Development plan of Turkey. He was a member of the team responsible for the preparation of the draft law for municipalities PPP in Turkey.
Currently, he is the Chairman of Istanbul PPP CoE, the Chairman of DEİK PPP Committee, the Chairman of Istanbul PPP Week Preparation Committee and the Head of CIS Regional Chapter of WAPPP. He regularly participates in various international events related to PPP as a moderator and speaker.