He was born in 1966 in Oltu. In 1991, he graduated from Atatürk University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Department of Mathematics as a Mathematician. In 1996, he completed his master's degree in the Department of Business Administration in Quantitative Methods. In 2003, he completed his PhD in the Department of Business Administration, Quantitative Methods. On April 6, 2015, he became an Associate Professor of Quantitative Decision Methods.