New KOP President Mahmut Sami Şahin Started His Duty Mahmut Sami Şahin, who was appointed as the President of the KOP Administration with the Presidential Decree, took office.
New President Şahin stated that very important projects have been carried out by the Administration for the development of the region, and that their contribution to the development of the region in new and innovative projects in unity and solidarity will continue increasingly.
Mahmut Sami Şahin, who started his duty as the Head of the Konya Plain Project (KOP) Regional Development Administration under the Ministry of Industry and Technology; Stating that they will try to fulfill the Presidency duty entrusted by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in the best possible way, he emphasized that he has undertaken an important locomotive role in the development of the KOP region provinces, and that they will continue this responsibility by multiplying both the existing projects and new grant support projects. President Şahin emphasized that they will work with a team spirit for the overall development of the KOP Region consisting of Aksaray, Karaman, Kırıkkale, Kırşehir, Konya, Nevşehir, Niğde and Yozgat provinces, and thanked all administrators and staff, especially the Minister of Industry and Technology Mustafa Varank, who have worked so far.
WHO IS MAHMUT SAMİ ŞAHİN, THE CHAIRMAN OF THE KOP ADMINISTRATION?
He was born in 1971 in Karaman. He graduated from Imam Hatip High School in 1989. He graduated from Selcuk University Faculty of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Department in 1993 and completed his master's degree at the same university and became a Mechanical Engineer. In the period 1992-1993, S.Ü. He received Pedagogical Formation training from the Faculty of Education.
After working as a civil servant for a while after graduation, he worked as a manager in the machinery manufacturing and hydraulic automation sectors in the private sector in Konya. In 1998, his own company Simya Hidrolik Otomasyon Ltd. He founded his company. In 2004, he became the Konya Regional Main Dealer and Regional Manager of Bosch Rexroth.
He worked as a solution partner in some projects related to the defense industry. He carried out project implementations as a solution engineer in projects within the Turkish Aeronautical Industry (TAI) and ASELSAN. He carried out the coordination work as the Deputy Mayor of Konya Metropolitan Municipality regarding the Konya factory investment of Aselsan. Special project applications continue in high-tech projects related to advanced hydraulics, defense industry and high-tech machines. He gives seminars on Hydraulics and Industry 4.0 in universities, chambers and private sector, and lectures on Hydraulic Automation as a visiting lecturer at Necmettin Erbakan University Faculty of Aerospace and Aeronautical Engineering.
Appointed as the President of Konya Plain Project (KOP) Regional Development Administration on 29.01.2021 with the Presidential Decree numbered 2021/93, Mahmut Sami ŞAHİN speaks moderately English and Arabic, is married and has 4 children.