Born in 1967, Tolga Murat Özdemir graduated from the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering of the Eastern Mediterranean University, completing his undergraduate studies in 1989. He is married and has two children. In 1991, he started his career as an Automation Sales Engineer at Schneider Electric. He served as the Southeastern Anatolia Regional Representative between 1992 and 1993, and as the Aegean Regional Representative between 1993-1994.
With a radical decision, in 1994, he established Kontek Otomasyon A.Ş., which provides services in the Industrial Automation and Product Sales sector in Izmir, and has gained a momentum in the industry thanks to the the partnership with companies which has engineering experience in Istanbul and Izmir. In 2012, to undersign new investments in the energy industry with their entrepreneurial spirit, Kontek A.Ş. pioneered the establishment of Konar Enerji A.Ş. which provides services in the field of Solar Energy Systems in Izmir.
After the 25th year merger of Kontek Otomasyon and Konar Enerji companies, Tolga Murat Özdemir still continues to serve as the CEO of Kontek Enerji, which has 5 main operational units of automation, contracting, energy efficiency, solar EPC, and operation maintenance.