He graduated from Dokuz Eylül University mechanical engineering in 1989. He also completed his MSc in english in mechanical engineering at the same university.

He has about 20 year industry experince for sectors such as automotive, defence etc.

He holds a full-time MBA degree from Durham University Business School in the UK.

He has worked for firms such as Asmaş, CMS, Döktaş, Componenta as functional engineering as product development, sales and business development, project management and lean production.

While working for Döktaş and Componenta, his works has been awarded as lean product production by Japanese Lean Institute ( JPIM ) as part of TPM lead studies.

After MBA, he has hold positions as factory manager and deputy general manager for Dirinler, Adöksan, MDK industrial automation.