He started diving in 1998 in Bogazici University and was time left from studying and work was not enough for him; he could not stay away from the sea (as his name, Deniz) and attended Deepist instructor family. After graduating Robert College in 1995 and Bogazici University - Computer Engineering in 1998, Ozgur is running his own company and an instructor for Google.
Özgur became a diving professional in 2008. He has PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor (OWSI) and Emergency First Response (EFR) Instructor certificates along with PADI Deep Dive, PADI Wreck Dive, PADI Night Dive, PADI Cove Dive and PADI Underwater Navigator specialties. Ozgur is also the instructor of our English trainings.