Nail Olpak, was born in 1961 in İbecik, Burdur. He graduated from Aydın High School. Holding a degree of Mechanical Engineering Faculty from Istanbul Technical University, Olpak completed his postgraduate education in Energy field at Yıldız Technical University.

Starting his professional career at Umar Makina AS, Olpak, held the position as Vice Factory Manager at Özgün AS. After becoming the Project Manager of Esem Elektrik AS, which is a subsidiary enterprise of Cankurtaran Holding, Olpak worked as senior executive for various managerial levels and he took over the Vice Presidency until he left the group.

Olpak established his own businesses named NORA Elektrik AS, PAK YATIRIM AS and OMN Insaat AS. He still holds the positions as the Chairman of the Board of the two companies and the board member of the third company.

Nail Olpak served as the Chairman of MÜSİAD (Independent Industrialists and Businessmen’s Association) for the 5th Term and the Chairman of MÜSİAD High Advisory Board, Vice-Chairman of IBF (International Business Forum), Council Member of B20 Steering Committee of Turkey, Council Member of İTO (Istanbul Chamber of Commerce), Board Member of İDTM (Istanbul World Trade Centre), Board Member of ENVERDER (Energy Efficiency Association), Member of High Advisory Board and the Board Member of MMG (Architects and Engineers Group).

Nail Olpak was granted the title of Honorary PhD in the branch of International Relations by Ahi Evran University and Mehmet Akif Ersoy University.

Olpak is married and is the father of two sons who are Architect and Mechatronic Engineer. He speaks English very well.