Pinar Ozyurek is a highly experienced fundraising and corporate relations professional, currently serving as the Director of Philanthropy at Turkish Philanthropy Funds (TPF) since 2021. With almost 15 years of experience in the field, she has worked in some of the most prestigious organizations in Turkiye, including Koc University, Health and Education Foundation (SEV), and Esas Holding/ Esas Social and held managing positions in fundraising, advancement, donor and corporate relations. Her expertise includes cultivating relationships with major donors, developing fundraising strategies, and organizing successful events to promote philanthropy and social investments. She earned her BA degree from Koc University, and holds two MA degrees from Sabanci University and the University of Chicago. Pinarhas enriched her professional skill set throughout her career through certifications from esteemed institutions, notably obtaining a Leadership Certificate from Columbia Business School and a Fundraising Certificate from the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy by Indiana University.