Pınar is a graduate of Dokuz Eylül University in Izmir and holds a Master’s Degree in International Business from the Johnson and Wales University in the United States. Her career commenced in the States where she worked as a Customer Relations specialist. Upon her return she joined Feast (Özgörkey) and worked in the foreign trade department. Following this she stepped into the human resources field at Türk Tuborg Carlsberg. After working here for a while she continued her career with an international firm of recruiters (Antal International), and progressed in executive search as consultant and manager for 3 years. She was active in the set-up of the Nicholson International İzmir office in 2011 and has performed many placements at middle and executive levels in various disciplines and in the manufacturing, food, FMCG, automotive, textile, retail, and mining sectors. She is a Partner in the company and is skilled in global and local client management, business development and recruitment.