Turkish basketball coach who has gained fame coaching for teams such as Andalou Efes, Besiktas, and Efes Pilsen. He has also been the coach of the Turkish National Team.
His first coaching job was with Turk Telekom from 1996 to 1998.
He won the Turkish Cup in 2009 and 2018.
He and his wife Berna Ataman have a son named Sarp.