Deniz brings over 15 years of diverse leadership and operational experience in the military, private, and non-profit sectors.
His professional background includes business development roles at a Boston-based cybersecurity consulting firm and medical imaging device manufacturer, Gamma Medica Inc. (acquired in 2017 by CMR Naviscan). He has also successfully led entrepreneurial projects including the buildup and rapid expansion of a national non-profit, FourBlock, into the Boston market. In 2017, he co-founded Unify Behavioral Health, and currently serves as a business advisor to the Clinical Director.
Prior to his professional career, Deniz served on active duty in the U.S. Marine Corps. During his time in the Marines he completed combat and security assignments in Iraq, and spent three consecutive years deployed in Europe and West Africa as a member of the Marine Corps Embassy Security Group.
He holds a B.A. in International Economics from Suffolk University and an MBA from Babson College - F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business.