Necip Uludağ graduated from Istanbul Technical University, mechanical engineering departent and has a post-graduate degree in International Business Management from a joint program of Harvard and University of Istanbul. He obtained his his doctorate degree with a joint programme including Milan and Istanbul Universities. Having started his career at Boyner Group, he went on to become group coordinator at Benetton Footwear in 2001 followed by general director position of Nafnaf and Chevignon in 2003. He has served on the board of both Alfa Investments in Azerbaican and IPF international investment funds between 2004-2007. He also served as vice chairman of GYIAD (Young Businessmen Association ) for two consecutive terms and was a board member at TEDMER (Turkey Center of Ethical Values) in 2006 and 2007. He is currently board member at Verusaturk Girişim Sermayesi Yatırım Ortaklığı A.Ş., InvestCo Holding Inc., Ata Elektrik Enerjisi Toptan Satış A.Ş., Innoted Teknoloji A.Ş., Pamukova Elektrik Üretim A.Ş., Acıselsan Acıpayam Selüloz Sanayi A.Ş.