Has obtained his B.S. and M.Sc. degrees in Molecular Biology& Genetics and his Ph.D. in Bioengineering (cell and tissue cryopreservation). His career in assisted reproductive technologies (ART) has started in 2000 as clinical embryologist. Between 2000-2012, he worked as IVF Laboratory Director in several prestigious private and hospital-based IVF Units in Turkey and contributed to the establishment of more than 20 national/international IVF Clinics/labs during the same period.
Between June 2012 and 2016, he worked as the Director of Embryology Laboratories in Bahceci Health Group and since 2016, he has been working as Scientific Director in the same institution. Being among the largest IVF providers in Europe, Bahceci Women’s Health Group currently includes 7 IVF Centers, performing more than 16000 ART cycles per annum.
For more than 20 years, he has been actively involved in numerous projects as coordinator as well as scientific consultant in different clinics and hospitals around the region. His knowledge and experience on human embryology as well as molecular biology & genetics allowed him to combine different research fields with human IVF and successfully expand the application of novel technologies in different ART and research laboratories. he has more than 30 articles in internationally peer reviewed journals and 10 book chapters under his name.
He is an ESHRE-Certified Senior Clinical Embryologist. His research interests are gamete & embryo cryopreservation, reproductive genetics and digital transformation in reproductive medicine. He is also a lecturer in Beykent University, Department of Biomedical Engineering.
Besides being a member of several national and international scientific societies including American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) and European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE, Dr. Findikli is currently the President of Turkish Clinical Embryology Society and Secretary General of Turkish Society of Fertility Preservation (TSFP).