Aysegul founded Common Purpose in Turkey in 2008.
In 1998 she completed her Masters' degree in Educational
Supervision at Pace University, New York and lectured on
Communication Skills at Bilgi University from 1998 to 2000.
Between 2000 and 2007 she worked at the British Council, first as
Istanbul Education Services Manager and then Turkey Exams Services
Manager. She has presented her works on English education and
cultural studies in international conferences. She is also a
certified Cambridge University IELTS examiner.