Retired Rear Admiral of the Turkish Naval Forces.
Mustafa Ozbey started his career in 1965 as a naval officer following his graduation from the Turkish Naval Academy.
Ozbey actively participated in the Cyprus Peace Operation in 1974 and the Kardak Crisis.
In 1996, Ozbey served in various warships as a department head, executive and commanding officer.
He has also served as a destroyer division commodore and flag officer for various combatant squadrons.
Most recently, he was a chief of staff at Turkish Fleet HQ as rear admiral.
Ozbey has participated in advanced training programs both domestically and abroad, and worked in NATO Headquarters in Brussels between 1984 and 1987.
He retired in 2001 with the rank of Rear Admiral at his own request.