Gökhan Talay graduated from Dokuz Eylül University, Faculty of Fine Arts Fashion Accessory Design Department in 2000. Following his academic education, he worked in the field of footwear design and production in Italy. With Gökhan Talay Couture store opened in 2010, Gökhan Talay has started to produce hundred percent leather and handmade designs for a limited number and in his own studio. After create a tremendous impression with his special designs in Fashion shows He Founded Gökhan Talay Signature in 2017 to bring his original style of design to the customer. At the same time Gökhan Talay, a lecturer in the Department of Shoe Design and Production at Izmir University of Economics, shares his academic and sectoral experiences with his students.