• Internal Auditor
  • Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry


Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry

Internal Audit Department, Internal Auditor

Background Information

Born in 1974, Hakan VELİOĞLU graduated from Konya Selcuk University, Department of Agricultural Machinery and Technologies Engineering in 1996. After completing his master’s degree at Ankara University, he completed his PhD on Risk Assessment at the same university.

Hakan started to work in the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry in 1997 and served in many positions related to Information Technologies.

The work of Hakan VELİOĞLU, who is currently working as an internal auditor, is briefly given below:

As Internal Auditor; It provides consultancy, audit and assurance services to management with a professional approach to the ministry’s realization of its objectives and to use IT resources effectively, economically and efficiently. VELIOĞLU, has been a Certified Government Auditing Professional (CGAP) certificate holder since 2016.

Previously, he was Head of the Integrated Administration and Control System (IACS). As part of this mission, he carried out the following tasks:

To determine Turkey’s data sources and to establish a database on issues related to agriculture and livestock,

Turkey’s agricultural information systems set up, operate and keep up to date (Farmer Registration System, Animal Information System, , Milk Recording System etc.).


– To carry out studies based on Geographical Information System (GIS), to carry out studies related to land use classes, to provide integration for the use of these studies within the scope of climate change and Integrated Management and Control System, To provide maps, satellite image data related to the service subjects of the Ministry,


– Designing, developing and publishing e-government applications of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry within the framework of digital transformation, etc.

Between 18.10.2001-06.05.2005 – he worked as a manager in the establishment of Farmer Registration System which is the main data source of Turkish Agriculture.



  • Phd: 2016, Ankara University, Graduate School of Natural and Apllied Sciences, Departmant of Machinery and Technologies
  • MSc: 2008, Ankara University, Graduate School of Natural and Apllied Sciences, Departmant of Machinery and Technologies
  • 1996, Selcuk University, Faculty of Agriculture, Machinery and Technologies Engineering, Konya, Turkey



  • Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA)
  • Member of IIA Turkey Chapter
  • Member of ISACA
  • Member of
  • Association of Public Internal Auditors
  • (KIDDER), Vice Chairman


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