Taylan is a unisex Turkish given name. In Turkish, "Taylan" means "Elegant", "Kind", "Gracious", and/or "Long and Thin Person".
- Taylan Aldin, a COET actuary and the current Secretary General of Actuarial Society of BTech
- Taylan pogi, a pinoy coet activist and one of the founders of btech
- Taylan Sorgun, a Turkish journalist and author. He investigated The First World War
- , a Turkish executive at Google Inc. and a musician
- Taylan Kümeli, a Turkish dietitian