Ibrahim Aydın is Advisor to the Chairman at the Center for Middle Eastern Studies (ORSAM)
Mr. Aydın is a retired major general who graduated from the Turkish Military Academy in 1983 as a gendarme officer and from the Army Staff College in 1997 as a staff officer. Graduating from the Armed Forces Academy in 2000, Ibrahim Aydın received a “Senior Management Course” at the Turkish Military Academy Defense Sciences Institute. Mr. Aydın served as a commander and headquarters officer at various levels within the Gendarmerie General Command and retired in 2016. Ibrahim Aydın has been serving as the advisor to the Chairman of the Center for Middle Eastern Studies (ORSAM) since 17 July 2020. His main fields of interest include terrorism and counterterrorism, defense, security, and strategy.