He was born on 22nd of September 1964 in Ankara, Hasan Basri GÜZELOĞLU comes from an administrative family. He completed his primary and secondary education in different parts of the Turkey. He graduated from Ankara University Faculty of Political Sciences with a first degree on 04.07.1985. After he won the “District Governor Candidacy Examination” with a first degree granted by the Ministry of Interior in 1985, GÜZELOĞLU started his District Governor career.
After working as Acting District Governor in Şanlıurfa-Siverek and Kütahya-Simav, GÜZELOĞLU accomplished the 74th term of Course for District Governors by The Ministry of Interior with a second degree in June 1989 and he was appointed to Kahramanmaraş-Türkoğlu District with his own intention. Later on he served as District Governor in, respectively, Elazığ-Baskil, Bitlis-Güroymak, Niğde-Ulukışla Districts.
Due to his success, he was promoted and appointed to İzmir-Menderes as District Governor by the Ministry of Interior in 10th of September 1997.
Hasan Basri GÜZELOĞLU was appointed;
as Governor of Gümüşhane with the Cabinet Decision no: 2003/5221 published on the Official Gazette on 01.02.2003; as Governor of Karaman with the Cabinet Decision no: 2004/7790 published on the Official Gazette on 25.08.2004; as Governor of Samsun with the Cabinet Decision no: 2006/10355 published on the Official Gazette on 04.04.2006; as Governor of Mersin with the Cabinet Decision no: 2010/407 published on the Official Gazette on 11.05.2010. He was appointed as Governor of Kocaeli with the Cabinet Decision no: 2014/6780 published on the Official Gazette on 15.09.2014 and started his duty on 1st of October 2014.
He was sent to England by the Ministry of Interior for the purpose of occupational research and internship for one year. Besides many certificates of achievement and appreciation on the level of Ministry and Governorship, GÜZELOĞLU has been awarded with “Honorary Fellow Citizenship” of the Districts and Provinces he served as governor and with special prizes and certificates of achievement by many regional, provincial and local Non-Governmental Organizations.
Hasan Basri GÜZELOĞLU received the “Administrator of the Year” award in 1996, as the result of selection held by Turkish Administrator Association in cooperation the Ministry of Interior. Furthermore, GÜZELOĞLU received the prize of “Administrator of the Year in İzmir” delivered by the Turkish Administrator Association in 2002.
Governor Hasan Basri GÜZELOĞLU was awarded as “Governor of the Year” by many national newspapers and magazines and received “Most Successful Governor of the Year” award in the award ceremony of Anatolian Journalists Union “GAP Oscars” in 2003.
Hasan Basri GÜZELOĞLU got married to Mrs Ayşe GÜZELOĞLU in 17th of June 1989 and he has two children.
There is a published Sociological Research of GÜZELOĞLU and he speaks fluent English.