Welterweight boxer who has earned UBF European, GBU World and IBF Intercontinental titles, among others. Additionally, he is the author of the book Vegboxen (2019), where he promotes vegan-based boxing training.
He was a talented soccer player who played in Fenerbahçe's youth setup.
He has been a vocal advocate for children with cancer and worked with the Children's Heart Foundation.
His father's name is Mustafa.
He supported the campaign of politician Muharrem Ince in 2018.