Meltem pursued her law studies in Istanbul and started working at White & Case where she advised on international litigation and arbitration. Following her masters` degree in Columbia Law School, she worked in London advising on international arbitration
matters. She then joined Philip Morris Istanbul where she provided legal support to the Turkish affiliate of Philip Morris International. She relocated to PMI’s operations center in Switzerland in 2016. As part of the global
legal team, she advised on PMI`s strategic regulatory and policy matters and advised PMI affiliates in the Middle East and Africa region. She joined PM Equity Partner in 2018.
Meltem is passionate about the Aegean and Mediterranean coasts, as well as the Alps. This motivates her to make the best out of all seasons. If you can`t find her around, she is most probably in the gym, training for her skiing and swimming.