Elif Ferdal Karakas

Energy Market Regulatory Authority, Turkey, Group Head of Department Electricity Market

Elif Ferdal King is a graduate of Ankara University Faculty of Law. She holds has a Master's degree in Private Law. Working as a lawyer between 1992 -2001, she has been appointed to the Energy Market Regulatory Authority in 2001. She worked in the preparation process of secondary legislation relating to the energy market and served as the founding staff working in the free market and the creation of EMRA. Her areas of expertise include licensing the electricity market activities and renewable energy resources. She is an instructor and offers trainings for public institutions, bar associations and universities in the programs of the energy law. Ms. Karakas currently serves as the Group Head of Department of the Electricity Market.