Yusuf’s ten (10) years overseas experience includes work as a resident engineer in East and West Asia and Russia. During his seven (7) years of experience in Japan, he worked on the design of various famous structural projects related to earthquake risk.
He has extensive experience in high-performance earthquake engineering and the design of energy dissipated critical structures including tall buildings, base isolated hospitals, data centers, coastal and marine structures and retrofitting with innovative and cost-effective solutions. His native language is Turkish and he is also fluent in Japanese, French and English.
Yusuf is a member of Japan Society of Civil Engineers, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Japan Society of Seismic Isolation (JSSI), International Association for Bridges & Structures (IABSE), Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI), Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) and American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) Turkey.