Salih İşitmezoğlu, born in 1978 in İskenderun, started his primary school education here. Continuing his education in Kilis and Elazig, İşitmezoğlu graduated from Elazig Anatolian High School in 1997. After graduating from Sakarya University, Department of Sociology, he started his professional career in the pharmaceutical industry in Malatya. He worked as a Medical Representative at Deva İlaç, Mustafa Nevzat İlaç and Eczacıbaşı Zentiva (Sanofi Aventis) respectively. Changing the sector in 2012, İşitmezoğlu continued his career in Öztürk Yem Sanayi as a Regional Sales Manager in Bursa and Edirne. Finally, he worked in Balıkesir in 2021 as a Milk Purchasing Specialist at Teksüt A.Ş. He is currently working as the General Secretary at Fıratsifed.