Mahmut is a geomatics engineering graduate who holds an M.Sc. in Informatics and a Graduate Certificate in GIS & Geospatial Management. He has worked as a GIS Analyst at TANAP for 4 years.

He then studied at Niagara College Canada GIS & GM and worked as a Peer Tutor for Python Programming & Databases.

After he came back to Turkey, he worked as an ABAP Developer for a year.