Born in Istanbul in 1958, Ömer Bozer received his undergraduate degree from the Department of Business Administration at METU and his MBA from Georgia State University. Having started his business career in 1983 as a management trainee at Koç Group, he served as a manager in Maret and Düzey Pazarlama and then became General Manager at Migros in 2002. Bozer worked in various positions in Koç Group as the Head of Food, Retail and Tourism Group between 2005-2006, Head of Food and Retail Group between 2006-2008, and again the Head of Food, Retail and Tourism Group between 2008-2011. Kamil Ömer Bozer is an Independent Board Member at Anadolu Efes, Anadolu Isuzu and Adel Kalemcilik companies and a Board Member at Carrefoursa and Teknosa; and provides consultancy on retailing at Sabancı Holding. He has been serving as an Independent Board Member of BRTI as of 2017.