He was born in Ordu in 1987. He was graduated from Bahcesehir University Architecture Department in 2010. Upon his graduation, he worked for several architecture and construction firms and founded Yucel Partners in 2012. Selahattin Yucel has been regularly writing articles on architecture for various magazines and issuing these articles on his blog. He is also one of the founders and board member of Ordu Young Entrepreneurs Association. Selahattin Yucel is now managing Yücel Partners Architects İstanbul office that he launched after his first Yücel Partners Architecture Ordu office.