Dr. Metin YILMAZ received the BA, MSc and PhD degrees from Mechanical Engineering Department of Boğaziçi University in Istanbul. After post-doctoral fellowship at the Institute National Polytechnique de Grenoble, in France, YILMAZ has joined to the ÇUHADAROĞLU Group. Dr. Metin YILMAZ is Board member of ÇUHADAROĞLU Metal Sanayi ve Pazarlama A.Ş. and Çuhadaroğlu Alüminyum San. ve Tic AŞ. companies.
He received awards from the DAAD, CIES and NATO Science Fellowship. He also served as a part-time instructor in Mechanical Engineering Department of Boğaziçi University.
Currently Yılmaz serves as chairman of the board in QUALANOD and AYİD and vice president in ESTAL, board member in TÜRKONFED, ISIFED, BEYSIAD, TALSAD and QUALICOAT. He is an active member of the executive and advisory boards of scientific conferences and has produced substantial publications and owns patents on his expertise area.