He was born in Istanbul. He is a graduate of Faculty of Economics in İstanbul University and Faculty of Tourism and Hotel Management in Bogazici University.
From 1983 to 2004 he worked as Director of Marketing in Compton Maritime Shipping Agency Ltd. The areas of his responsibility were sea and land transportation, customs regulations, shipping insurance, Import and Export operations. In 2004, the company decided to end its operations in Turkey, and he established the British Symphony Optimum Enviromental Consulting Ltd. which is representative of Turkey, in the name of Ecoplast Ltd in the same year.
He is licensed sailor. He speaks German, English, French, and Italian.
Mr.YARGAN married, is member of Istanbul Sailing Club and Sankt Georg Alumni.