Hamdi Firat Buyuk is a Bosnian political analyst and journalist.
Hamdi Fırat Büyük is a journalist and political analyst focusing on the Balkans, Turkey-Balkan relations and Turkish foreign policy. Buyuk currently works as journalist at the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network, BIRN's flagship publication Balkan Insight. Büyük is a regular contributor and commentator to national and international media outlets and he is the author of numerous academic articles, book chapters, analyses, op-eds and policy papers on his field of expertise. In addition to his Turkish mother tongue, he has advanced knowledge of English and intermediate knowledge of Bosnian-Croatian-Serbian. Buyuk received a M.Sc. degree in International Relations from the University of Essex, UK with his thesis entitled “Turkey’s soft power in the Balkans” in 2013.