Member of the Steering Committee of Gaziantep City Council

She is graduated from the Department of Business Administration of Faculty of Political Science at Ankara University. She has been working as the Deputy General Secretary of Gaziantep Chamber of Commerce for 20 years. Mainly, she is responsible for the foreign relations and projects of Gaziantep Chamber of Commerce. She has been working in the field of EU-Turkey relations particularly informing and networking for 15 years.

Çeliktürk who is an expert in project preparation and management has implemented more than 30 projects. She lectured about the EU-Turkey Relations at Gaziantep University part-time.

Figen Çeliktürk was a member of the Steering Committee of Gaziantep City Council between 2009 and 2014. Currently, she is a member of Board of Directors of GASTURDER association which carries on activities within the title UNESCO Creative Cities Network where Gaziantep was rewarded on the area of Gastronomy.