|Preceded by Semiha Borovac|
Religion Sunni Islam
Preceded by Edhem Bicakcic
Name Alija Behmen
|Political party SDP|
Education University of Sarajevo
Succeeded by Ivo Komsic
|Born 25 December 1940 (age 74)
Split, Kingdom of Yugoslavia (1940-12-25) |
Party Social Democratic Party of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Alma mater University of Sarajevo
Dr. Alija Behmen (born 25 December 1940) is former mayor of Sarajevo and a member of the Social Democratic Party of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Behmen previously served as Prime Minister of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina from 2001 to 2003.
Behmen was elected mayor of Sarajevo in January 2009.
He finished his bachelor's degree, master's degree and doctorate degree in economics at the University of Sarajevo. He is also a professor at the University of Sarajevo.