BSc in Industrial Engineering; MBA, Bogaziçi University, Turkey. Formerly, with Colgate Palmolive. Since 1994, with PepsiCo, including: President, South-East Europe; Business Unit General Manager, East Mediterranean; General Manager, Frito Lay, Turkey; currently, President, Asia-Pacific Region. Board Member, Calbee Group Japan. Council Member, Food Industry Asia. Advisory Council Member: Switzerland-based Women International Network; Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Business School; Mentorship for Women for Board Seats, organized by Praesta and Forbes, Turkey. Award: PepsiCo Steve Reinemund Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Legacy Award (2012).