Asli Aker

Leadership Development, Talent Management, HR Strategy & Business Linkage, Large Scale Transformation, Executive Coaching
Executive Coaching, HR Strategy & Business Linkage, Large Scale Transformation, Leadership Development, Talent Management
Asli Aker

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Asli is a global Leadership & Organizational Development expert and a Professional Certified Coach. She has over 20 years of experience facilitating leadership events and professional workshops, Asli is a skilled consultant who specializes in leading effective strategy sessions. She takes a direct yet encouraging approach to support leaders as they take conscious action and push themselves forward. Working with startups, nonprofits, and in corporate environments, Asli brings her transformation experience, talent management, and strategy execution to organizations of every size.

Asli is a true world citizen who brings her experience living and working in the U.S., Singapore, United Kingdom, Austria, Dubai, and Turkey to her global clientele. She specializes in working with diverse individuals and teams, and she understands the creative capacity that comes with broader participation. Asli helps organizations scale while supporting culture and strategy changes, and balances systems and individual work to encourage innovation and competitive edge. Asli has coached global clients from:Asli Aker LogosAsli has worked for Microsoft in a variety of global roles. These included her work as the Leadership and Organization Director for the Chief Strategy & Research Officer, as well as her role as the People & Organization Capability Consultant for the Bill Gates Groups. Before Microsoft, Asli worked as the Operations Director for C1ME, a U.S. startup in Dubai. She was also brought in as the Managing Consultant in Istanbul to help launch the Consulting Division of Nicholson International — a UK-based people consulting firm.

Asli holds a BSc. in Public Administration & Political Science and an M.A. in Human Resources. She is also certified in various assessment tools such as Leadership Profile Circle, Hogan, Energy Leadership Index, Strengths Finder, Emotional Intelligence, and Total SDI. She is also certified in practicing Polarity Management and Participative Decision Making. Asli currently is based in Bellevue, WA.