Last Updated: April 14, 2024

Mehmet Ferruh AKALIN

Position

Vice-President (Assistant General Manager) and member of the Board of Directors of the Turkish Petroleum Corporation (TPAO). The head of TPAO’s Exploration.

DoB

1960-12-09

Reg. ID

13571379758 (other-Other identification number) (Passport No or ID)

Linked to

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=uriserv%3AOJ.L_.2021.400.01.0011.01.ENG&toc=OJ%3AL%3A2021%3A400%3ATOC

Official reason

Mehmet Ferruh Akalın is Vice-President (Assistant General Manager) and member of the Board of Directors of the Turkish Petroleum Corporation (TPAO). He is the head of TPAO’s Exploration Department. In his capacity as TPAO Vice-President and head of its Exploration Department, Mehmet Ferruh Akalın is responsible for planning, directing and implemen...

Other Information

(Date of UN designation: 2020-02-27)

Date of listing

2021-11-12

Program information

Authority

EU

Program

Restrictive measures in view of Turkey's unauthorised drilling activities in the Eastern Mediterranean

Regime

EU country specific

Target State

Turkey

Measures

Asset freeze and prohibition to make funds available, Restrictions on admission

Sanctions Portfolio

- All assets of the listed persons and entities should be frozen. It is also prohibited to make any funds or assets directly or indirectly available to them. - Member States shall enforce travel restrictions on persons listed in the Annex to Council Decision (CFSP) 2019/1894.

Official Information

On 14 October 2019, EU Member States reaffirmed their full solidarity with the Republic of Cyprus and agreed that a new framework of restrictive measures targeting natural and legal persons responsible for or involved in the unauthorised drilling activity of hydrocarbons in the Eastern Mediterranean should be put in place. The Council established a...

Program URL

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX%3A02019D1894-20221110