Seviğ, Yeşim

General Secretary, Women Entrepreneurs Association of Turkey (KAGİDER)

Ms. Seviğ graduated from American Robert College in Istanbul and received her bachelor's degree from the department of Business Administration at Istanbul University in 1989. After university graduation she went to France for Alliance Francaise language school. After 4 years in corporate life at Turkish Airlines and Tekfen Holding she established her own company on marketing materials and founded a chocolate factory again for the premium market. 14 years of entrepreneurship led her to the instinct of delivering her know-how to new woman entrepreneurs; thus letting her to work at the Women Entrepreneurs Association of Turkey (KAGIDER) in 2009. Since 2009, she is working as the Secretary General of KAGIDER. She actively works in the Entrepreneurship and Leadership Committee, International Relations Committee and coordinates all other projects of KAGIDER, as well as carrying out the general secretarial works of the association. She currently represents the association in the international platforms and delivers speeches on the activities of the association.