Ayşe Üstünel Yırcalı

Ayşe Üstünel Yırcalı is a founding member of PODEM and also its General Director. In 2001, she worked at TESEV as a Project Manager and served in various positions such as communications director, researcher, and coordinator, until she started serving as the General Director in 2012 at PODEM. Yırcalı has contributed to the field research and publications on anti-corruption measures, peace and reconciliation process, and the constitutional reform process.