Member of Board, Denizli Exporters Association
She was born in 1972 in Denizli. She graduated from Interior Design Department of Ege University. She started her career in 1995 in Textile Export Marketing department. In 1998 she established Gardenya Ltd. with her husband İlker Başkaya. In 2013 she established SHIKKA, a beachwear brand. She also takes an active part in different civil society organizations like DETGIS, HIGE-DER, MHGF. She has worked firstly as a competitor coach then jury member and finally as Committee President in DENIB Home and Beachwear Design Competition.