Bengu is a self-driven professional currently working at Capital One having in-depth experience in strategy, digital product management, and product marketing. She is a former management consultant, and has worked at various financial institutions leading several critical cross functional projects. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management Engineering from the Istanbul Technical University in Turkey and an MBA in Strategy and Marketing from the Duke University Fuqua School of Business. She has been in the United States for 9 years, and lived in several areas including North Carolina, Boston, Washington DC, San Francisco, and Seattle. Bengu is passionate about creating opportunities for people to meet and build relationships in order to support and learn from each other. In addition to serving on the TACAWA Board, Bengu is a member of the Turkfest organizing committee. She likes outdoor activities including hiking, biking, skiing, and traveling.