Begum Yilmaz has joined SOCAR Turkey as Senior Compliance Specialist.
SOCAR — the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic — is a fully state-owned national oil and gas company headquartered in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Yilmaz describes herself as a "senior compliance consultant, specialized in local data protection law and GDPR compliance, [who is] experienced in data protection matters and projects and on conducting privacy impact assessments, drafting privacy policies and consulting."
Before joining SOCAR Turkey she spent two and a half years at the GSI Goksu Safi Isik Attorney Partnership and a year with the Bengi Law Office, then went in house, first with the BTA Food and Services Group at the Istanbul Ataturk International Airport, then for the last half year withe KP Data Consulting. She received her law degree in 2012 from Baskent University.