Architect, Honorary Chair of Arkitera Architecture Center.
Omer Yilmaz studied architecture in Istanbul Technical University (ITU). After his graduation, he worked for excavations in Hasankeyf, Arykanda, Byzantine City Walls, Karaman Binbir Church, Silifke Aya Tekla Church. From 1993 to 1997 he worked as a design architect and between the years 1997 and 1999 he worked as a construction supervisor.
Omer Yilmaz co-founded Arkitera Architecture Center in October 2000. From 2000 to 2015 he was the chairman of Arkitera Architecture Center executive board. Since 2016, Omer Yilmaz has the honorary chair in Arkitera Architecture Center and he is the founder-coordinator of Kivi Strateji.