Mansur Yavaş

Mansur Yavaş (Turkish pronunciation: [manˈsuɾ jaˈvaʃ]; born 23 May 1955) is a Turkish lawyer and politician who is currently the Mayor of Ankara, Turkey, holding the office since April 2019. He was elected in the 2019 local election as the candidate of the Nation Alliance, an opposition alliance formed by the Republican People’s Party (CHP) and the İYİ Party. Mansur Yavaş won the 2021 World Mayor Capital Award.