Ahmet Davutoğlu (Turkish pronunciation: [ahˈmet davuˈtoːɫu] (listen); born 26 February 1959) is a Turkish politician. He was the Prime Minister of Turkey and leader of the Justice and Development Party (AKP) from August 2014 to May 2016.
|26th Prime Minister of Turkey|
28 August 2014 – 22 May 2016
|President||Recep Tayyip Erdoğan|
|Preceded by||Recep Tayyip Erdoğan|
|Succeeded by||Binali Yıldırım|
|43rd Minister of Foreign Affairs|
1 May 2009 – 29 August 2014
|Prime Minister||Recep Tayyip Erdoğan|
|Preceded by||Ali Babacan|
|Succeeded by||Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu|
|Member of the Grand National Assembly|
28 June 2011 – 7 July 2018
|Constituency||Konya (2011, June 2015, Nov 2015)|
|Born||26 February 1959|
|Political party||Justice and Development Party|
|Spouse(s)||Sare Davutoğlu (1984–present)|
|Alma mater||Boğaziçi University|
Davutoğlu was Minister of Foreign Affairs from 2009 to 2014. He was elected as an AKP Member of Parliament for Konya in 2011 and was re-elected as an MP in 2015. He resigned as Prime Minister on 22 May 2016.
- "PM Ahmet Davutoğlu Announces Resignation". Research Turkey. Retrieved 8 May 2016.