Born in K.Maraş (city in southeastern Turkey) in 1978. He studied Electronics Engineering at University of İstanbul. After graduation, Hakan worked as a systems engineer in various Internet Tech companies. In 2010 he started the satirical news site project called Zaytung.com as a hobby. As the site had gained reputation, he quit his job in 2011 and started running Zaytung.com as a full time business. The site is now Turkey's one of most popular entertainment resources with its professional editors and over 100.000 registered users.