About Us

Director General
 
İSMAİL KARTAL

 


 (1964) İsmail Kartal was born in Sivas, Yenikarahisar. After he graduated from the Construction Department of the Faculty of Architecture and Engineering of Selçuk University, he started to work as an engineer at research team of Diyarbakır 9th Regional Directorate of Highway Organization. After he completed his military service between December 1989 and March 1991 as Reserve Officer, he returned his duty of engineer at Research Team of Diyarbakır 9th Regional Directorate in the same year and worked as the Team Engineer and Chief of Maintenance Division of Diyarbakır 9th Regional Directorate between the years 1993-1994.İsmail Kartal also carried out his duty as the Chief of Maintenance Division of Konya 3rd Regional Directorate between the years 1994-1998. 


Kartal, who was appointed as the Chief of Maintenance Division of İzmir 2nd Regional Directorate in 1998, worked as Maintenance Chief Engineer until 2002 and as the Assistant Regional Manager between the years 2002-2004 at İzmir Regional Directorate. 


He was appointed as the Assistant Manager to the Kastamonu 15th Regional Directorate in 2004 and was appointed principally as the Manager of Kastamonu 15th Regional Directorate and carried out this duty until 2006. 

Kartal, who worked as the Manager of İstanbul 1st Regional Directorate between the years 2006 and 2009 was appointed as the Assistant Director General of Highways between the years 2009 and 2011.


He worked as the Manager of Bursa 14th Region between the years 2011 and 2012 and carried out the duties of Public Private Sector Partnership Regional Manager between the years 2013-2015 and the Manager of İstanbul 1st Regional Directorate simultaneously. 


He was appointed as Director General of Highways in 2015. İsmail Kartal is married and speaks English and German.