Born in İzmir. After completing her secondary education at İzmir American High School, she graduated from the Textiles Engineering Department at Ege University, in 1992.
She started her professional life at Yaşar Holding Textiles in 1991 and moved on to Sun Tekstil in 1992. She currently holds the position of Chairperson of the Board at Sun Tekstil and Jimmy Key.
She is a Board Member at TÜSİAD, an Advisory Board Member at AIESEC, a member at TAİDER, KALDER, and EİB, the Vice President of the UN Global Compact Network Turkey, and the Chair of the Social Policies Roundtable at TÜSİAD.