He was born in Samsun in 1953.
He studied at Samsun Bozkurt and 30 August Primary Schools, Samsun Devrim and Istanbul Yeşilköy Secondary Schools, Pertevniyal High School and Karadeniz Technical University.
Electronics and Communications Engineer, KTU (Black Sea Technical University), 1975
He is married and has three kids, two of them are girls.
He continues to manage Özdisan A.Ş. and DMY Electronic Investments, a group of companies with investments in various sectors such as power electronics, automation, energy / renewable energy, maritime, telecommunications / technology, electricity, lighting, tourism / construction and pharmaceuticals.