Mayor Albayrak was born in 1949 in Tekirdağ. He graduated from Yıldız Technical University, Department of Chemical Engineering in 1971. He worked as an engineer at Tekel Tekirdağ Distillery. In the factory where he entered as an engineer, he worked as a laboratory chief, wine production supervisor, business chief, assistant manager and factory manager for the last 15 years. Albayrak, who retired in 2007, served as CHP Tekirdağ Provincial Chairman between 2010-2012. Albayrak has been the Mayor of Tekirdağ since 2014, he won his second term in 2019.