Having born in 1965 in Erzurum, Ali Araz completed the secondary education in Darussafaka High School. Mr. Araz, who has graduated from the Department of Computer Engineering of Bogazici University, served as the Co-Founder and General Manager of Escort Yazilim (Escort Software) between 1991 and 2000, and he served as the founding General Manager within the organization of Escort Bilgisayar (Escort Computer Systems) during 1994. He held office as the Business Development Director within the organization of I-Bimsa between 2000 and 2004.
Between 2003-2011, he led the Information Technologies transformation project within the organization of Ziraat Bankasi (Ziraat Bank) by serving as the CEO of Ziraat Teknoloji (Ziraat Technology Systems), and also the project for the merger of Halkbank and Pamukbank. He administered the IT transformation project within the organization of the Azerbaijani Pashabank by acting as the CTO between 2014 and 2015.
Ali Araz, who has started to serve as the Assistant General Manager in charge of the Information Technologies within the organization of Gunes Sigorta as of March 23, 2020, is the father of one child, and has a good command of English and intermediate level of German.