Arzu Pınar Demirel is the Founder of Headline Diversity, the first and only diversity & inclusion consultancy in Turkey. Before starting her D&I career in 2013, she has worked at multinational and Turkish companies like Philips and Anadolu Efes in Corporate Communication and Human Resources roles for 15 years. She has a master's degree in Public Relations at the University of Marmara and a leadership certificate at New York University. She completed many trainings about D&I, bias, and inclusive leadership.
With her contribution to gender equality, Demirel has been chosen as an Ambassador for Meaningful Business, a global community of leaders who are combining profit and purpose to help achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. She also served as Regional Voice Lead for three years at IMPACT2030, a global initiative of UN. She leads to the establishing IMPACT2030 Turkish Council, which focuses on gender equality and continues to her pro-bono work as the Vice-Chair at the Council.