Meral Aksener was born on 18 July 1956 in Izmit, Turkey. Is a Turkish politician who lives capital city of Turkey, Ankara. She worked as a Ph.D. lecturer at Kocaeli University, Yıldız Technical University and Marmara University before entering politics.
Her paternal grandparents originated from Thessaloniki Balkan muslims in Greek.
She announced her candidacy as President of the Republic in general elections to be held on 24 June 2018 in Turkey, Against the Justice and Development Party’s (Turkish: AKP) Leaders Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Istanbul and Marmara University
Founder of Good Party, (Turkish: İP)
Tunver Akşaner, (m.1980)
Sıdıka & Tahir Ömer