Rasim Küçükkurt, who is a Tarsus American College graduate, completed his undergraduate education at İstanbul Technical University’s Department of Architecture in 1988. He received his master’s degree in 1990 from ITU School of Architecture, Department of Construction. Along with his university career, he has been a professional handball player with Çukobirlik, ITU and Enka Sports Clubs. He worked as an administrator and athlete at Tarsus American College Sports Club. He served at the Turkish Handball Federation in 1997 and in 2001. In 1996 he set up the Adana branch of Tarsus American College Alumni Association and worked as the Chair for two years. Since 1990 he has been working at Akser İnşaat, a family based company active in the construction sector.