Serving as the Vice-President of the Competition Authority, Ferhat Topkaya worked as the Head of Supervision and Enforcement Department-II between 2016 and 2020 and as the Head of Information Management Department between 2015 and 2016. He started to work at the Competition Authority as an assistant competition expert in 1998. In addition, he served in administrative and professional positions including competition expert, chief competition expert, director of statistics and economy monitoring, professional coordinator and senior coordinator.
He was graduated from Management Department at Hacettepe University and completed his master’s degree at Vanderbilt University (Tennessee, US) in the area of economic development with high honors.
He is married to Sanem Topkaya and has two children, Nil and Naz.