Andrew was born in Ankara, Turkey on May 25, 1982

He has been playing tennis since the age of 8

He became the Turkish tennis champion many times between the ages 8-18

Due to his success in tennis, he was elected to represent Turkish Tennis National Team on international level for many years

He moved to United States after turning 18 and has been teaching tennis at El Dorado Park Tennis Center in Long Beach, California for 20+ years now

He is a USPTA (United States Professional Tennis Association) Certified Tennis Professional

He earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance (Magna Cum Laude) from California State University, Long Beach

He is a dual citizen of United States and Turkey