Suha Tarman who was born in 1958, in Ankara, graduted from Ankara College and ODTÜ (METU). He started his business life as a Foreign Trade & Planning Manager in Çanakkale Cement Inc. in 1983, and went on his career as a general coordinator in Destek International Trade and Tourism Company which is a Turkish-American Joint-Venture company. And then he went on his career as a member of board in Adana Cement, Bolu Cement, Oyka paper & packaging companies, as General Manager of domestic and foreign trade company of Oyak group , Oytas . As of 2010, he has been the Country consultant (Turkey ) of Heidelberg Cement / HC Trading, the biggest cement group in the World and he still works as consultant to the Board in various domestic and foreign companies. Suha Tarman, who is a principal shareholder of SEM International Trading and Consulting Company, , engaged in international business activities, representation and consultancy services to domestic and foreign companies. Until 2003, Suha Tarman has served as the Chairman of Central Anatolian Exporters Association (OAIB), the Chairman of Cement Committee and a representative of Turkish Exporters’ Assembly (TİM), has been serving as the vice-president of the South African Business Council of the Council on Foreign Economic Relations (DEİK). He is a board member and director of various NGOs. He gives seminars on foreign trade at Istanbul Chamber of Commerce and various universities. Also, he participates various conferences as a speaker on international industry, investment and trade.