After graduating from METU Industrial Design, he worked as a product designer for 4 years. Then he had a masters degree in “Human centered strategic design and design research” at Art Center College of Design, California, Los Angeles.
Before returning to Turkey, he worked as a design and strategy consultant for American Red Cross on increasing revenue and developing public interaction systems during and after disaster periods. During those years he also worked as a designer at Quirky Social Product Design Platform.
After gaining experience at an international experience design agency, on countless architecture, UX and service design projects as a researcher, strategy developer, designer and director, he founded Petri with Melike in 2020.