Gökhan Batar was born in Manisa. He received his BSc degree in Electrical-Electronics Engineering from Middle East Technical University in 2007. His first job experience is in the defence industry as an R&D engineer, gained experience in hardware design and embedded software development. He continued his career in ADM&GDZ electricity distribution companies as technology and R&D manager. He managed projects like SCADA, mobile workforce management, enterprise asset management, automatic metering system projects and led more than ten P&D projects during this job. Since the beginning of 2021, he is working at inavitas as COO.
He describes himself as an analytic thinker; also, he is interested in new technologies and desires to implement them.
He likes riding a motorcycle, playing football and watching science fiction TV series. He spends most of his spare time with his daughter.