He graduated from Galatasaray Academy of Economy and Business Administration in 1972.

In the subsequent years, he received Certificate of Public Accountant from The Union of Chambers of Certified Public Accountants; and Sworn-in Certified Public Accountants of Turkey and Certificate of Expert Accountant from The Expert Accountants' Association of Turkey. He attended the courses of  The Banks Association of Turkey between 1980-1981 and received Certificate of  Bank Marketing Expert.

He was responsible for internal auditing department of Holantse Bank Uni-Nv (ABN-AMROBANK) at its Istanbul headquarters between 1977-1984.

He served as auditor of stockbrokers on behalf of Capital Markets Board of Turkey between 1996-1998.

Since 1984, he works as certified public accountant in his own company Özeren Public Accountants.

He is currently among the consultants of İdea Real Estate Investment Management & Marketing LLC.