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Consul General Umut Acar was born in Ünye, Turkey in 1974.

He received his Undergraduate Degree at the Faculty of Economic and Administrative Sciences of Gazi University.

He started his career at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1998.

1998-2002 Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Department of International Political Organizations

2002-2004Turkish Embassy in Sofia, Third Secretary

2004-2007Turkish Consulate General in Frankfurt, Vice Consul and Consul

2007-2009Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Consular Department, First Secretary

2009-2013 Permanent Mission of the Republic of Turkey to the Council of Europe, Counsellor

2013-2014 Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Department for Administrative and Financial Affairs,

Head of Department

2014-2015 Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Chief of Cabinet of the Minister

Since October 1, 2015 he has been serving as Consul General of the Republic of Turkey in Chicago.

He is married with Mrs. Nadia Acar and has one child.


Umut Acar Consul General
Monday - Friday

09:00 - 12:30 / 13:30 - 15:30

1/1/2019 New Year's Day
1/21/2019 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
2/18/2019 President's Day
5/27/2019 Memorial Day
6/4/2019 Religious Holiday
7/4/2019 Independence Day
9/2/2019 Labor Day
10/14/2019 Columbus Day
10/29/2019 Turkish Independence Day
11/11/2019 Veterans Day
11/28/2019 Thanksgiving Day
12/25/2019 Christmas Day
1/1/2020 New Year's Day