I have a M.Sc. Degree in Aeronautical / Mechanical Engineering (87), worked for Siemens Turkey as Quality Manager, Manager of Change, Plant Manager for Residential Products, Business Unit Director for Residential Products & Systems, Business Development Director. I set up Siemens Business Accelerator, one of the first incubator for business and innovation development in Turkey. I worked for Gural Group as Business & Project Development Coordinator. I am the Founding Secretary General of the Turkish Society for Quality (1990-1995) and took over again in 2010.