9:00 am - 10:30 am
Under this month’s theme of “invest”, CreativeMornings Istanbul is hosting Rana Kotan, TÜSEV’s General Secretary, with 20 years of experience in finance and civil society. Rana Kotan will address humanitarian and financial investment from different perspectives, from financial investment to social investment, from civil society to social impact.
Rana Kotan received her bachelor’s in Business Administration from Boğaziçi University, followed by an MBA from Yale University. She started her professional career as an Auditor at Arthur Andersen Foundation, then served as the Vice President at EFG Istanbul Securities and Manager on Strategy and Business Development Group at Sabancı Holding. Rana Kotan served as the Programs and International Relations Director at Sabancı Holding between 2013-2019. As of January 2020, Rana Kotan was appointed as General Secretary at Third Sector Foundation of Turkey (TÜSEV), a foundation established with the aim to improve legal, financial and operational infrastructure in civil society. Kotan is also an author at Alliance Magazine and other publications in the field and gives keynotes in the fields of philanthropy / civil society. Rana Kotan believes that it is valuable to combine private sector experience with a civil society perspective and along with her team, she contributes to a stronger and more participatory civil society with a keen interest in her new role.
09:00 – 09:30 Breakfast
09:30 – 10:00 Talk
10:00 – 10:30 Networking
Don’t forget to register for the event on the 28th of February.