Neslihan has held executive positions in ABB (New York) and Unilever (Dubai) where she spearheaded business development and marketing strategies with a heavy focus on sustainability. Neslihan has also worked within the Ministry of Energy in Turkey whereby she helped execute various renewable energy and sustainability strategies. She has led business development and strategic partnerships efforts within Veridium, an environmental fin-tech company that utilizes blockchain technology to create an institutional-grade carbon credit trading platform for Fortune 500 companies.
Neslihan holds a Master’s degree in Environmental Change and Management from Oxford University and completed her dissertation under the supervision of the founding director of the Oxford Sustainable Finance Programme, Dr. Ben Caldecott. During her time at Oxford, Neslihan co-founded Kairos Society UK chapter, a global community of top entrepreneurs and young leaders aimed to solve the world’s greatest challenges. Besides her professional accomplishments, Neslihan has completed 2 marathons, is an avid triathlete and member of the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance and the Oxford-Cambridge Club.