Payments strategy and innovation professional with tech entrepreneurship background.
Currently working in Visa's HQ in Europe, managing strategic initiatives and business performance. Previously worked on driving Visa's innovation and fintech engagement agenda in South East Europe launching Fintech accelerators in 3 countries, engaging with 50+ Fintechs in the region. The programs have served as a platform to foster fintech innovation by connecting promising startups with the network of Visa and its clients.
Prior to joining Visa, co-founded a B2B hardware startup in Turkey, developed innovative business models and a strong customer pipeline that has attracted investor attention and numerous awards.