Brisbane Angel Investor Joins KYEEMA Board
“Over the last several years I have become more focused on those contributing to the global social and environmental good. Profit at the expense of other “goods” is not an acceptable option. Sustainable enterprises benefit everyone.”
Aysegul Kayahan joins the KYEEMA Board as an experienced company director and global mobility professional who has invested in over 30 diverse and globally scalable start-ups and social enterprises since 2009. Aysegul is an active member and board member of Brisbane Angels Group and regularly attends pitching events throughout Brisbane. She mentors at the various incubators and accelerators on a regular basis. Aysegul is also on the board of Five Faces, The Ethicos Group, Solarbuddy.Org and on the advisory board of ProcessPA. Aysegul is the founding partner and principal of Relocation Specialists as well as the Chapter Lead for Australia for the Forum for Expatriate Management.
Aysegul has a Bachelor of Science (1985) and a Graduate Master of Arts majoring in Ethics (2010) from the University of Queensland. She has a strong commitment to business ethics and social justice, and has an interest in Kyeema Foundation particularly for its work with improving women’s education, business skills and empowerment in communities where economic opportunities are limited.
With her business acumen, corporate social responsibility background, thought leadership in change management and governance, and her passion for investing in and mentoring start-ups that serve the community, we are honoured to have Aysegul join our Board.
Read more about Aysegul’s story at https://femeconomy.com/female-leader-aysegul-kayahan-non-executive-director/.