Mayor’s Biography

Dr. Osman GÜRÜN

Mayor of Muğla Metropolitan Municipality

Born in Muğla in 1948

Married to his colleague Gülsün Gürün in 1977

His son, Şahi Gürün, currently Electronic Communication Engineer, was born in 1978

His daughter, Şebnem Gürün, currently Industrial Engineer, was born in 1980


Finished Muğla Atatürk Primary School.

Went to İzmir Buca Secondary School and then İzmir Atatürk High School

Graduated from Ege University Medical School in 1972 and completed his specialization in orthopedics and traumatology in 1976

Professional Career

Worked as Chief Assistant at Ege University Medical School Orthopedics and Traumatology Department until 1979

Worked for Muğla Social Insurance Institution Hospital between 1979-1996

Started to work for Private Muğla Yücelen Hospital in 1996

Retired in 1997

Politic Career

As soon as his retirement in 1997, applied for being a member of Cumhuriyet Halk Partisi (Republican People's Party) Central District Presidency

Elected as a delegate of Muğla Central District Orhaniye Neighborhood in 1998

Elected as Mayor of Muğla in local elections of 1999 from CHP with 37% voting rate

Re-elected as Mayor of Muğla in local elections of 2004 from CHP with 42% voting rate

Elected as Mayor of Muğla for third time in local elections of 2009 from CHP with 46% voting rate

Elected as Mayor of Metropolitan Municipality of Muğla in local elections of 2009 from CHP with 49.1% voting rate

Social Duties

Branch Chairperson of Muğla Chamber of Medical Doctors for 3 seasons

President of Muğla Union of Municipalities

Member of Aegean Union of Municipalities

Board Member of Union of Municipalities of Turkey

Executive Committee Member of Aegean Economic Development Foundation (EGEV)

Founder Member and Councilor of Association of Historical Towns

Muğlaspor Club Chairman

Founder and present President of Muğla Karabağlar Tableland Beautification Association

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