He was born in Konya. All members of his family passed away when he was a little child. He was raised by rowdies. Thanks to his loyalty and brave heart, he earned respect and became a famous hero. The most famous and powerful rowdy, Pala Hasan, in the town was like a father to him. Pala Hasan’s son Ali wanted to join drug and arms trade, however Pala Hasan was strongly against that. To be able to use this power, Ali hired Gladio as a hit squad. During an attack managed by Ivan, Pala Hasan has lost his life and Cengiz got injured. Cengiz swore vengeance against them. During his chase for Gladio, Cengiz’s path crossed with Demir and then he joined Zula.