Deputy Minister of Finance
Abdullah Erdem CANTİMUR
He was born in Simav in 1961. He did his B.S. in Kütahya College of Administrative Sciences, Anadolu University. He started working as an Independent Financial Advisor on January 15, 1980. He worked as an academician giving lectures on The Taxes Collected on Revenues and Expenditures, Financial Statements and Analyses in Simav Vocational School of Higher Education, Dumlupınar University for a certain period of time. He served as a member of Executive Board of Kütahya Chamber of Independent Accountants and Financial Advisors for four terms. He also worked as a Certified Financial Advisor.
He wrote articles on Tax and Social Security for various newspapers.
Mr. Cantimur, the member of Founding Executive Board of AK Party and the 22nd term Member of Parliament from Kütahya, served as the spokesperson of TGNA Commission of State Economic Enterprises. He assumed the chairmanship for the sub-commissions of State Economic Enterprises such as Social Security Organization for Artisans and the Self-Employed (BAĞ-KUR), Social Insurance Institution (SSK), Retirement Fund, General Directorate of Higher Education Credit and Dormitories Institution (Yurtkur), Turkish Employment Agency (İşkur), Unemployment Insurance Fund, Social Aid and Solidarity Promotion Fund, General Directorate of National Lottery. He worked as principal consultant for Chairman of Organization of Headquarters and Chairman of Ankara Branch of Turkey Language and Literature Association.
During his service as Vice Chairman of Organization for the Headquarters of AK Party, he was appointed as Deputy Minister of Finance on May 30, 2012.
Mr. Abdullah Erdem CANTİMUR is married and has four children.