H. E. Mr. Taha Ayhan, the third President of Islamic Conference Youth Forum (ICYF), took office on 1 st January 2019. H.E. Mr. Taha Ayhan graduated from Istanbul Bilgi University Faculty of Law and Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences in 2009. He continued EU Master Programme about EU Relations in Vrije Universiteit in Brussels. He studied Administrative Law at Galatasaray University. He continues his academic researches in Public Law at Istanbul Sehir University. Beginning of his political career, Mr. Ayhan served as Member of Commission in Justice and Development Party Youth Branch for two years and then he was appointed as Deputy Chairman of Justice and Development Party Youth Branches Istanbul during 2015-2016. After successful two years of service, Mr. Ayhan appointed as President of Youth Branches Istanbul, he served in that position for two years.
He is still a Member of Discipline Committee in Justice and Development Party since 2017. He is also Deputy Chairman of World Etnosport Confederation. As well as his political career, Mr. Ayhan achieved remarkable successes in his academic career. During the years of 2009-2017, Mr. Ayhan worked as Academician in Plato College of Higher Education. He also occupied the position of Research Assistant between 2011-2013 in Istanbul Şehir University. In his academic career, Mr. Ayhan published several articles and reports about EU Administrative Law. In 2009, Mr. Ayhan established his own firm, Ayhan Law Office, which he still practices as attorney and he is Founder President of Liberty and Justice Association. Mr. Ayhan was born in Istanbul. He knows English, French and Arabic. He is married and father of two children.