He graduated from Ankara University Law Faculty in 1983, then became the member of Ankara Bar in 1984. In 1986, he began to his career with Capital Markets Board, legal Affairs Department. Dr. Manavgat has worked in different positions in Capital Markets Board till 2006.
In addition to his professional career, he proceeded his academic career also. Dr. Manavgat completed his graduate studies in 1988 in the Private Law Department of Ankara University. Later in 1996, he completed his PHD studies in the same department and received his PHD degree.
At the beggining of 2007, when he was the Head of Legal Affairs Department of Capital Markets Board, he participated to Bilkent University, Law Faculty. Dr. Manavgat works as professor at the same Faculty.
Dr. Manavgat’s main fields of expertise are commercial law, capital markets law and finance law. He is author of several books and articles published in the field of commercial law and capital markets law.