Mert Alkış was born in 1984. After completing MEV College in Ankara, he completed his BA in Food Engineering at Ankara University, Department of Engineering. He then completed his master's degree at the same university in the Natural Sciences department in 2011. Mert Alkış began working in Döhler Türkiye in 2012 and has been responsible for creating solutions for companies in the food and drink sector. He is still working for Döhler Türkiye as a Sales Manager.