Party affiliation: Founder and Former Member. Motherland Party
With Electrical Survey Administration, assistant to general director. Special technical advisory to prime minister Government of Turkey, 1965-1967. Undersecretary State Planning Organization, 1967-1971.
Undersecretary to prime minister, 1979-1980. Deputy prime minister, 1980-1983. Prime minister, 1983-1989.
Minister of state, from 1980. President, 1989-1993. Special projects advisor, senior economist World Bank, 1971-1983.
Leader Anatavan Partisi (Motherland Party), 1988-1993.