Hafize works as a Consultant at Alexander Hughes Istanbul.
She is responsible for conducting executive search projects with a special focus on the Technology, Transformation, Digital and Data Practices.
Hafize has 16 years of extensive executive search experience across financial services, technology, consumer, pharmaceutical and industrial sectors. She completed numerous searches at senior executive level with a focus on technology, consumer digital, transformation, payments, and big data roles.
Prior to executive search, she was Project Manager at Garanti BBVA Bank, where she led top-line software development projects such as Garanti Affluent Banking, Credits System, Pension System, and Volkswagen Doğus Finance Fleet Management System. During earlier years of her career she worked for DYO Paint Company as a marketing executive.
She holds a BA degree in Business Administration in English from Istanbul University. She also has a Project Management License from PMI® which is the world’s leading association for the project management profession. She speaks Turkish and English.
She is a mother of a son. She loves to travel, yoga especially yin yoga and meditation.