PERMANENT INTERNATIONAL SECRETARIAT 

The BSEC Headquarters - the Permanent International Secretariat of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC PERMIS) - established in March 1994 is located in Istanbul.

 

CLUSTER 1 - COOPERATION WITH INTERNATIONAL AND REGIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND INSTITUTIONS
Secreteray General: Ambassador Michael B. CHRISTIDES

United Nations and its Specialized Agencies (except UNDP)
Ms. Meltem GÜNEY, Executive Manager (Ext: 137)
meltem.guney@bsec-organization.org

Relations with other international and regional organizations and institutions, including EU and UNDP
Mr. Nikolaos EMIRZAS, Executive Manager (Ext: 129)
nicholas.emirzas@bsec-organization.org

Relations with Observers

Mr. Alexei NISTREAN, Executive Manager (Ext: 125)
alexnistrean@bsec-organization.org 

Relations with Sectoral Dialogue Partners
Mr. Alexei NISTREAN, Executive Manager (Ext: 125)
alexnistrean@bsec-organization.org 

Relations with PABSEC and ICBSS
Mr. Alexei NISTREAN, Executive Manager (Ext: 125)
alexnistrean@bsec-organization.org 

Relations with BSTDB and BSEC BC
Mr. Nikolaos EMIRZAS, Executive Manager (Ext: 129)
nicholas.emirzas@bsec-organization.org

Relations with the BSEC Coordination Center - Statistical Data
Mr. Kanan MURTUZOV, Executive Manager (Ext: 117)
kmurtuzov@bsec-organization.org

CLUSTER 2 - PART III OF THE BSEC ECONOMIC AGENDA: STRENGTHENING THE ORGANIZATION
First Deputy Secretary General: Ambassador Tahsin BURCUOĞLU

Implementation of the Economic Agenda 2012
Ambassador Tahsin BURCUOĞLU

Legal Affairs
Teimuraz ANTELAVA, Legal Advisor (Ext: 133)
teimuraz.antelava@bsec-organization.org  

Meetings of CMFA and CSO (coordination)
Teimuraz ANTELAVA, Legal Advisor (Ext: 133)
teimuraz.antelava@bsec-organization.org 

WG on Organizational Matters 
Teimuraz ANTELAVA, Legal Advisor (Ext: 133)
teimuraz.antelava@bsec-organization.org  

Coordination Meetings
Mr. Nikolaos EMIRZAS, Executive Manager (Ext: 129)
nicholas.emirzas@bsec-organization.org

WG on Budgetary and Financial Matters
Mr. Alexei NISTREAN, Executive Manager (Ext: 125)
alexnistrean@bsec-organization.org 

Media and Public Relations, Public Communication Strategy
Ms. Meltem GÜNEY, Executive Manager (Ext: 137)
meltem.guney@bsec-organization.org

CLUSTER 3 - BSEC FUNDS: STRENGHTENING OF THE PROJECT-ORIENTED DIMENSION OF THE ORGANIZATION
First Deputy Secretary General: Ambassador Tahsin BURCUOĞLU

Project Management Unit
Ambassador Tahsin BURCUOĞLU

Steering Committee of the Project Development Fund
Mr. Yevgen KOZIY, Project Coordinator (Ext: 128)
koziy@bsec-organization.org 


CLUSTER 4 - TRADE AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Deputy Secretary General: Ambassador Traian CHEBELEU

WG on Trade and Economic Development 
Mr. Kanan MURTUZOV, Executive Manager (Ext: 117)
kmurtuzov@bsec-organization.org 

WG on Customs Matters 
Mr. Kenan MURTUZOV, Executive Manager (Ext: 117)
kmurtuzov@bsec-organization.org

WG on Banking and Finance
Mr. Kanan MURTUZOV, Executive Manager (Ext: 117)
 kmurtuzov@bsec-organization.org

WG on Exchange of Statistical Data and Economic Information
Mr. Kanan MURTUZOV, Executive Manager (Ext: 117)
kmurtuzov@bsec-organization.org

WG on SMEs
Ms. Meltem GÜNEY, Executive Manager (Ext: 137)
meltem.guney@bsec-organization.org

CLUSTER 5 - SECTORAL (INDUSTRIAL) COOPERATION
Deputy Secretary General: Ambassador Traian CHEBELEU 

WG on Transport 
Mr. Yevgen KOZIY, Project Coordinator (Ext: 128)
koziy@bsec-organization.org  
 
SC on Facilitation of Road Transport of Goods
Mr. Yevgen KOZIY, Project Coordinator (Ext: 128)
koziy@bsec-organization.org  
 
SC on the Development of the Black Sea Ring Highway
Mr. Yevgen KOZIY, Project Coordinator (Ext: 128)
koziy@bsec-organization.org  
 
Ad Hoc WG on the Development of the Motorways of the Sea
Mr. Yevgen KOZIY, Project Coordinator (Ext: 128)
koziy@bsec-organization.org 

WG on Energy
Mr. Edouard PANOIAN, Executive Manager (Ext: 144)
epanoian@bsec-organization.org  

WG on Agriculture and Agro-Industry
Mr. Alexei NISTREAN, Executive Manager (Ext: 125)
alexnistrean@bsec-organization.org 

WG on Information and Communication Technologies
Mr. Alexei NISTREAN, Executive Manager (Ext: 125)
alexnistrean@bsec-organization.org   

CLUSTER 6 - SCIENCE, EDUCATION, CULTURE
Deputy Secretary General: Ambassador Alexander PRISHCHEPOV

WG on Cooperation in Tourism
Ambassador Bratislav DORDEVIC, Executive Manager (Ext: 114)
 bdordevic@bsec-organization.org

WG on Culture
Ambassador Bratislav DORDEVIC, Executive Manager (Ext: 114)
 bdordevic@bsec-organization.org

WG on Science and Technology
Ambassador Bratislav DORDEVIC, Executive Manager (Ext: 114)
 bdordevic@bsec-organization.org

WG on Education 
Ambassador Bratislav DORDEVIC, Executive Manager (Ext: 114)
 bdordevic@bsec-organization.org

 
CLUSTER 7 - SOCIAL ISSUES AND CHALLENGES
Deputy Secretary General: Ambassador Alexander PRISHCHEPOV

WG on Environmental Protection
Ms. Rositsa STOEVA, Executive Manager (Ext: 127)
rstoeva@bsec-organization.org

WG on Health Care and Pharmaceutics
Ms. Rositsa STOEVA, Executive Manager (Ext: 127)
rstoeva@bsec-organization.org

WG on Institutional Renewal and Good Governance
Ms. Rositsa STOEVA, Executive Manager (Ext: 127)
rstoeva@bsec-organization.org 

WG on Cooperation in Combating Crime
Network of LO on Combating Crime

Ms. Rositsa STOEVA, Executive Manager (Ext: 127)
rstoeva@bsec-organization.org

WG on Cooperation in Emergency Assistance:
Network of LO on Emergency Assistance
Ad Hoc WG on Seismic Risks
Ad Hoc Working Group on Massive Forest Fires
Ad Hoc Working Group on Floods and Torrents
Mr. Edouard PANOIAN, Executive Manager (Ext: 144)
epanoian@bsec-organization.org  

Ms. Nurdan YAVUZALP - Archivist/Officer in Charge of Documentation & Website  (Ext: 121)
nyavuzalp@bsec-organization.org 

Ms. Ümit YILMAZ - Accountant (Ext: 123)
umit.yilmaz@bsec-organization.org  

Ms. Evgenia Logiotatou - Secretary to the Secretary General (Ext:131)
evgenia@bsec-organization.org

Ms. Ebru ATES - Secretary (Ext: 119)
ebru@bsec-organization.org

Ms. Valeria KOLOS - Secretary (Ext: 118)
valeria@bsec-organization.org

Ms. Natalia Lavrova - Secretary (Ext: 130)
natalia@bsec-organization.org

Ani Çakaridis - Receptionist/Switchboard Operator (Ext: 110/150)
anicakiridis@bsec-organization.org

Mr. Şeref TURGUT - Superintendent (Ext: 122)
serefturgut@bsec-organization.org

Mr. Mustafa CEYLAN - Driver (Ext:: 132)

Mr. Nazmi YILMAZ - Driver/Messenger (Ext: 132)

Mr. Hasan ÇETAK - Office Cleaner (Ext: 126)