Both was born and grew up in Ankara. Studied at the same high school Ankara Anadolu Lisesi and same university METU. Dilek moved to Istanbul after graduation and worked in different multinationals like Gillette, Procter & Gamble, Johnson & Johnson and Amgen at different levels from specialist to management team member. Mete began to work in Tübitak while studying, worked in different multimedia companies and established his own company. He experienced different responsibilities including Project Management of the e-learning product Vitamin. In addition to corporate life, he enjoyed teaching in METU and Bilgi University at Architecture departments. In 2015, they decided to make a big move and follow up their dreams, moved to Bodrum. One year after moving to Bodrum, they bought legendary Virazon and established the diving school Barakuda Bodrum. Currently they are accepting their guests in the renovated Virazon in Bitez.