Fatih UZUN

Customs and Foreign Trade Partner Customs Broker, F. Customs Inspector

Fatih Uzun graduated from the University of Istanbul, Faculty of Political Sciences, Department of Public Administration and completed his MSc in Multinational Commerce in Boston University, Massachusetts between 2012 and 2014.

Having served as a Customs Inspector for 11 years in The Ministry of Customs and Trade, Uzun is an expert on customs and foreign trade law, customs disputes, customs lawsuits, post clearance customs, customs audits, and customs and free trade zone legislations as well as smuggling lawsuits.

After graduating from university in 2003, he served as an Assistant Tax Inspector in Revenue Administration. Upon his success in the entrance exam, he was appointed as an Assistant Customs Inspector on 29 December 2005 and was promoted to the role of Customs Inspector in 2009.

While working as a Customs Inspector, he inspected and audited customs administrations, conducted money laundering and smuggling investigations, and worked on post clearance control and customs audit, foreign trade legislation and its applications and thus, has extensive experience in his field, both in theory and in practice.

Fatih Uzun has lectured on Customs and Foreign Trade Legislation in training programs organised by Yıldız Technical University Continuing Education Centre and Istanbul Chamber of Certified Public Accountants and Financial Advisors and continues lecturing and organising trainings within HUZ Academy in Istanbul. 

He has published more than 100 articles on customs and foreign trade law and its practices in various journals and websites and has written three books titled Foreign Trade Transactions and The Accounting Practices, Customs Penalties in 125 Questions, Questions and Answers on Customs, and Foreign Trade and Cambium Legislations.

He is currently working on his PhD in Management and Organization in Istanbul University, Business Administration Department and publishes articles on customs and foreign trade in Dünya newspaper.

Fatih Uzun joined NAZALI in 2017 and has an extensive knowledge in field of “Customs Value”. He also has a very good command of English.