He was born in Ordu in 1952. He was graduated from Yildiz Technical University Electrical Engineering Department in 1983 and later on Hannover Fachhochschule in Germany. He is a co-founder of El-Mak Engineering together with Ismail Yucel and has served in multipal aspect of the industry such as construction of high voltage power lines, project development and housing development projects. He served as a Deputy Major of Ordu and he was a member of city council for 2 terms. He currently both manages El-Mak engineering and continues his management role in Yucel Partners.