Ministry of Industry and Technology, Türkiye
Funda KÜLERÜ graduated from the Department of City and Regional Planning, Middle East Technical University in 1999. She holds a master’s degree in public management from Carnegie Mellon University Heinz College. She was Head of Local and Rural Development Department in DG Regional Development and Structural Adjustment, Ministry of Development of Türkiye from 2016-18. She has coordinated the planning, programming, project evaluation activities and approval procedures regarding the regional development administrations and actively involved in design and implementation of rural development policies and programmes. She has been Head of Local and Rural Development Coordination Department in DG Development Agencies, Ministry of Industry and Technology since 2018.