Founding Partner of Euro Asia Projects Consulting in Istanbul, Turkey;
Vice-Chair of the Board of ERGO Network – European Roma Grassroots Organisation;
BA in Philology (Romania), MA in Political and Social Sciences (Turkey) and presently PhD candidate in Development Studies at SOAS – School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London (UK).
Aspen Institute – Young Leaders and OSI – Roma Inititatives Fellow;
Involved in research on ethnicity, minority issues and development policies for the Roma;
Coach and trainer on NGO management, projects development and access to European funding;
15 years of experience in community development projects and humanitarian aid operations, working with overall vulnerable people, refugees, Roma and victims of disasters in Turkey, Iran, Pakistan, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Syria etc.