Denise has a bachelor's degree in management by the Sabanci University. During her studies, she has gained experience in industrial multinational companies and completed internships in London based companies from the insurance industry.
She soon became involved in her family business, NART Insurance & Reinsurance Brokerage. Denise went through many roles in the company having an outstanding growth path. Currently she is Head of Global Accounts, Reinsurance & Business Development while also being the Vice President of the Executive Board. Additionally she is Brokerslink's Regional Manager for Europe.
Alongside of her professional functions, Denise is a passionate ambassador of the women and youth communities in the insurance industry having an active role in distinct support organizations as:
- Founding member and Board Member of KASİDER – the Turkish Women’s Insurer Association,
- Board Member of GYİAD – the Young Professionals and Businessmen Association,
- Former Board Member of Turkish Insurance and Reinsurance Broker Association.
Denise grew up in a multicultural environment making her fluent in English, German and, her native language, Turkish.