Özoğuz graduated from the Department of Finance, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences in Dokuz Eylül University in 1993. He started his career at T.C. The Ministry of Finance in İzmir Revenue Office. Starting his banking career as a Deputy Inspector in Türkiye Vakıflar Bankası in 1993, Özoğuz worked as an inspector in the same institution in 1999. After working as a Director in various branches of the same institution, he started to work as the Regional Director in Marmara Regional Directorate of the same institution in 2009 and then worked as a Commercial Banking Director in 2011. He became Head of Cash Management Operations in 2013. He has worked as the Head of Inspection Board since 2014.