FIPRA Turkey is owner-managed by Ayse Beyazit-Aricioglu. Prior to establishing FIPRA Turkey, Ayse worked for a leading public affairs consultancy, for the United Nations Development Fund and for Anses Communications – Turkey’s first government relations consultancy in Ankara. During her government relations career, Ayse advised and counselled many international companies including the Boeing company, Cargill, and Amway. Before moving to Ankara, Ayse worked for Coca-Cola Turkey, and I.M.A.G.E. Public Relations in Istanbul, her city of birth. Her professional career started in New York where Ayse held various positions for UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund, Representative Office of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, and the Permanent Mission of Turkey to the United Nations. Ayse has an Economics and International Relations degree from the College of Wooster, Ohio. Ayse speaks Turkish and English.