Born in 1938 in Ankara. Graduated from İTÜ in 1962. Worked at Turgut Cansever’s office, İtü planning Dept., İSTANBUL Municipality and Tourism Ministry prior to founding his own office in 1968.
With his partners Ertur Yener and Zafer Gulçur he continued his career as YEG Architects until 2005 when he started to work as a consultant for Akyurek Elmas Architects.
İn the competitions he participated ERDOĞAN ELMAS, received 16 first award, 1996 National Architects Association Award and served as jury member in several competitions