International & NGO Relations Supervisor

Hande Bayrak currently serves as the International and NGO Relations Supervisor at Avea Iletisim Hizmetleri A.S., the sole GSM 1800 mobile operator of Turkey. Founded in 2004, Avea has a nationwide customer base of 11.8 million as of end of 2009. Offering services to 96.58% of Turkey's population through its next generation network, the company is growing fast both in the corporate and individual services while constantly investing in technology and infrastructure. In her role as International and NGO Relations Supervisor, Ms. Bayrak works within the Regulatory Group and she is responsible for coordinating the reletions of the company with International and National NGOs. A graduate of American University in Cairo (AUC), where she earned a Masters degree in Middle East Studies, Ms. Bayrak also holds an honors bachelors degree in International Relations from Koc University, Turkey.