Ms. Berrak Kutsoy is born in 1976 in Mersin. She completed her BA in Management at Koç University. Ms. Kutsoy started her professional life in 1999 at BNP-AK Dresdner Bank as Foreign Relations Assistant.
In 2001 she completed her MBA at Middlesex University in London. On her return to Turkey in 2002, she started working at Denizbank A.S. as Project manager. She later became Ünsa Foreign Sales Executive. In 2006, she started working as Mitterteich Export Manager at Kütahya Porcelain.
She's been working as the Advisor of the Chairman of Pegasus Airlines and TOBB Young Entrepreneurs Board since May 2009; to foster entrepreneurship and increase the number of role models in Turkey. Berrak dedicated her career to working towards fostering entrepreneurship.
She's an active member of Koç University Alumni, member of Board of GYIAD (Young Executives and Businessmen's Association), member of TED (Tennis, Fencing and Mountaineering Sport Club), Advisor to TIM (Turkish Exporters Assembly) Innovation Week Advisory Board, member of Executive Board of UIP/Bosphorus Summit.
She is an angel investor and already invested in 3 technology and IOT companies.
She is a member of TIKAD Investment A.S (Turkish Business Women Association Investment Company) which is the first woman entrepreneurship fund in Turkey. The fund gathered 22 business women, started in 2018 and already invested 2 female entrepreneurs.
She is a producer and anchor of a TV Show on woman entrepreneurship, where she hosts role models from different industries and sectors every week.
Berrak speaks English and German.