Born in December 10th, 1968, Murat Türkili began his design career in Beymen while studying Industrial Design in Middle East Technical University. Having earned the renowned Academia Young Talent Award early in his career, Türkili created and launched Academia, a brand with design as a key part of its DNA. With his multidisciplinary approach and creative vision, Türkili served as Beymen’s Creative Director and led a variety of key processes ranging from collection design to visual merchadising, store & display design. Throughout his career, he created and established the brand DNAs for a variety of well known brands like Academia, Beymen Collection and Beymen Club. Türkili founded MT1012 in April 2021 and acts as the Creative Director for the brand.