Following Galatasaray High School she studied
architecture at Istanbul Technical University.
After graduating in 1993 she attended
Polytechnic University of Metropolitan Catalonia
for Master of Architecture.

She joined Tabanlioglu Architects in 1995 as the
partner of the company. In addition to the
architectural prizes for projects she signed,
she has been selected as one of the
Europe 40 under 40 for 2008.

She is a member of ULI (Urban Land Institute)

She gives lectures at various international platforms.