Capt. Uzun has an ocean going sea experience on board various types of vessels of the Turkish State Merchant Fleet before assuming positions in the insurance and claims handling field. He worked as Insurance and Claims Manager at one of the leading private ship owning companies in Istanbul prior to establishing Metropole in 1992. He is a graduate of the Merchant Marine Academy in Istanbul and subsequently of the Turkish Insurance Institute. Capt. Uzun’s experience and knowledge are sought for advice and consultancy on complicated matters.