He was born in Trabzon, in 1959.

He graduated from İstanbul University Management Department in 1983.

His export firms;

  • Derimsa Deri Mamulleri Industry and Trade co. ltd. (Leather  Business- Zeytinburnu)
  • GR Deri Tekstil Ayakkabı Ve Hediyelik Eşya Ürünleri co. ltd. (Leather-Fur Garments-Zeytinburnu)
  • Atacan Deri Industry and Trade co. ltd. (Tannery-Tuzla OSB)
  • İkon Deri Industry and Foreign Trade inc.  (Tannery-Çorlu OSB)
  • Fimaks Plastik inc.  (PET plate and storage boxes production for the food sector–Çorlu)

He is one of the partners of MYM Gayrimenkul Construction Industry and Trade inc.

He is the Vice Chairman of İDMIB, a member of the DTG, a member of the Chamber of Commerce of İstanbul, a member of the Board of Trustees  of Çaykara Foundation and a member of the Executive Board of Çaykara ve Dernekpazarı Assistance Community.

He speaks English at intermediate level, is married with two children.