Taner Karabulut

Taner Karabulut
0216 578 00 00 (1987)

Born in Gurun in 1961. Completed Elementary school in Gurun , Middle school and High school in Malatya.

Graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree from Marmara University ‘s Ataturk Education Faculty  in Physical Education and Sport in !984. Worked at both private and public schools as a teacher, Head of Department,  Manager and School Principal. Also worked as  Talent Sports Developer for many young sports men and women and as an Artistic Gyminastic Trainer for many years.

The desire to develop sports men and women gave birth to the creation of the Nation’s very FIRST school Gymnastic Hall at Istek Acibadem school in 1993 with the full support of Istek Foundation’s Founding President, Mr. Bedrettin Dalan.

Artistic Gymnastic teams from Kindergarten and 1st Grade of elementary school were constituted. These teams  have won many national championships, in addition to the fact that the subsequent groups of gymnast continued the successful trend. This situation encouraged many gymnasts to get scholarships and thereby having very good education.

While working at Istek schools, he was commissioned to organize the first graduation ceremony of Yeditepe University from 2001 to date. And since 2004 he has been working as a full time worker of the Yeditepe family.

In addition to his duties at Yeditepe University, he is a  management board member of Turkiye Universite Sporlari Federasyonu (TUSF, YK), Vice President, TGOSBF Korfbol, founding member of Marmara Universitesi Beden Egitimi ve Spor Yuksekogrenim (MUBESYOM), he has also been president and has performed some STK duties, both in the winter and the summer seasons including 6 Universiades and 3 European games, as the Administrator and Manager for both the University and our country, Turkey; which continues to the present day.