He was born in Bursa in 1959. He graduated from Karlsruhe Technical University in 1984. He is the Chairman of the Board of Directors at Bplas Bursa Plastik AS, Bemsa AS, B.E.R.K. Radyo TV A.S., Norm Cevre Tek. A.S., Stepin Tasarim Inc., Zey-Tur-San A.S. and Aquila Aviation Gmbh; Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors at Bursa Cimento Fabrikasi A.S.; and Member of the Board of Directors at BPO B-Plas Plastic Omnium A.S., Cemtas Celik Makina A.S., Roda Liman Depolama ve Lojistik İsletmeleri A.S., Bemteks Tekstil Ltd. Sti., Buris A.S., Gokcen San. Tic. Ltd. Sti., Bupet Bursa Petrol Urunleri A.S. Mehmet Celal Gokcen, who participated in seminars and courses in various fields such as at Tofaş, Toyota and Bureau Veritas, is highly proficient in all of English, French, German and Italian languages. Mehmet Celal Gokcen, who acted as the president of Bursa Rotary Club in 2011-2012 and the president of the Italian Cultural Association in 2012, is married with two children.