Assoc. Prof. Muhittin Hakan Demir after receiving his Bachelor's degree in Department of Industrial Engineering in Bilkent University in 1992, pursued his Master's in the same university and the department in 1994. He continued for Ph.D. at the same university and graduated in 2001. Mr. Demir worked at Vestel A.Ş. as an investment speacialist and then Teba Günkol A.Ş. and Yaşar Holding as a team leader. In 2008, he became an Assistant Professor in İzmir University of Economics, Department of Logistics Management. Since 2009, he is also the head of the Department of Logistics Management. His research interest is mostly on supply chain management, logistics and facility location.