Chairman and Managing Director, Sabanci Holding. Founding President, Sabanci Univ. Chairman, Sakip Sabanci Museum. President, Board of Trustees, Sabanci Foundation. First female member in numerous organizations: ERT, YPO and TUSIAD. Also, Board Member: Executive Committee, International Business Council, World Economic Forum; Supervisory Board, Siemens; United Nations Global Compact Board; External Advisory Board, MIT Energy Initiative. Well-known woman leader in her region. Effective advocate for girls education and human rights. Works for the empowerment of women. Recipient of numerous global prestigious awards.