Fatma Betül Sayan Kaya

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Fatma Betül Sayan Kaya
Minister of Family and Social Policy
In office
24 May 2016 – 10 July 2018
Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım
Preceded by Sema Ramazanoğlu
Member of the Grand National Assembly
Assumed office
1 November 2015
Constituency Istanbul (II) (Nov 2015, 2018)
Deputy Chairwoman of the Justice and Development Party
responsible for foreign affairs
Assumed office
25 November 2015
Leader Ahmet Davutoğlu
Binali Yıldırım
Preceded by Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu
Personal details
Born (1981-01-31) January 31, 1981 (age 37)
Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
Political party Justice and Development Party (AKP)
Spouse(s) İlyas Kaya
Alma mater Bilkent University (BSci)
Istanbul University (MD)
Cabinet 65th

Fatma Betül Sayan Kaya (Turkish pronunciation: [fatˈma beˈtyɫ saˈjan kaˈja]; born January 31, 1981) is a Turkish politician who serves as the Minister of Family and Social Policies since 24 May 2016. Sayan Kaya is the vice-chair of the Justice and Development Party (AKP) responsible for foreign affairs.

She is a Member of Parliament for Istanbul second electoral district from the AKP.[1]

Fatma Betül Sayan graduated from Bilkent University department of computer engineering with high distinction.[2] She completed her MD degree in Cerrahpaşa Medical School of Istanbul University. Between 2009 and 2012, she served as an advisor to Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.[3]

Fatma Betül Sayan Kaya is married and has two children.


  1. ^ Turkish family affairs minister detained by Dutch authorities
  2. ^ "Bilgisayar Mühendisliği" (in Turkish). Bilkent University. Retrieved 24 May 2016. 
  3. ^ "26. Dönem Milletvekili Adaylarımız" (in Turkish). Justice and Development Party. Retrieved 24 May 2016. 

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Political offices
Preceded by
Sema Ramazanoğlu
5th Minister of Family and Social Policy
24 May 2016 – present
Current holder