Born 1947, Mr. Alper received his BS degree in Civil Engineering from Robert College in Istanbul, his MS from Bogazici University (formerly Robert College), and his PhD in Structures from The University of Virginia. Mr. Alper taught structures courses and supervised MS theses for 13 years at Bogazici University in Istanbul, and Yarmouk and Science and Technology Universities of Jordan. He became an Associate Professor while at Bogazici University. After his return from Jordan, he began working for the industry and has been with Arup Turkey since 1995.
Country Representative, Turkey (2006 – 2010)