Serdar Erçal finished Beşiktaş Anadolu High School in 1993 and graduated from Department of Mechanical Engineering at Istanbul Technical University in 1997. He took his MBA degree from Sabancı University in 2001 – 2002.
Erçal started his professional career at the planning department of Ertekin Kalıp İmalat A.Ş. in 1997 as mechanical engineer and he continued in this job until 1999. He undertook the position as Regional Manager at Horoz Lojistik and Kargo Dağıtım A.Ş between 2000 and 2003. He joined Borusan Lojistik as Project Sales Manager in 2003 and continued his career as Project Sales Manager, Istanbul Anatolian Side Regional Manager, Deputy General Manager Responsible for Turkey Logistics Business and Supply Chain
Management and Strategic Customers Executive Committee Member respectively. Serdar Erçal is married with two children.