He was born in Bitlis in 1943. After completing his high school in Bitlis, he was
accepted by School of Economics Istanbul University and graduated from it on
1964. In the same year he was accepted by the Ministry of Finance to be
trained to become accounting specialist. After working for three years as a
deputy accounting specialist, he became an accounting specialist in 1967.
After completing his two years military service he resumed his previous job in
Ministry of Finance. In 1972 he gained a bursary from American Government to
study economics in the U.S. In 1974 he completed his master’s degree on
economics and returned homeland.
In 1975 he quitted his job in the Government and began carrying out the
commercial and Industrial activities with his family.
Since then he has been working as an executive over various commercial and
He has membership in various foundations such as TUSİAD (Turkish
Industrialists and Businessmen’s Associations) Popular Musicians Foundation,
Accounting Expert Foundation, BETAV (Bitlis Education Foundation...etc.)
He is married and has two children.
He speaks English Fluently.