İldeniz, Ayşegül

Global Vice President, Intel New Technologies, Turkey

İldeniz is the Global Vice President at Intel for New Devices Group and the General Manager for business development and strategy. She is based in San Francisco, USA. Previously, she was the Director for Intel Middle East, Turkey and Africa region, covering 67 countries including Turkey, Egypt, South Africa, United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia and was responsible for creating the long term vision, setting direction for the sales and marketing teams in the region. She has led global efforts for building and expanding Intel's business across digitally excluded emerging markets to enrich the lives of people through technology.

İldeniz holds various roles in several international NGOs and has led a number of social responsibility projects. She is the Vice Chair of the Technology Committee of the Business and Industry Advisory Committee to the OECD, has led the Technology and Innovation group at TUSIAD (Turkish Industrialists' and Businessmen's Association). She is also an Executive Board Member of Turkey Informatics Foundation, and is on the Advisory Board of KAGIDER (Women Entrepreneurs Association of Turkey). She is the founder of Women in IT Platform in Turkey and a 2010 Eisenhower fellow. In 2004, She was selected IT Woman of the Year and Female Executive of the Year in 2006 by Dünya newspaper.