Elif is a graphic designer with hands on experience in brand creation, design and communications.
Fully equipped with a Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design from Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University and a Master’s in Communication Design From Istituto Europeo di Design, Madrid; her education successfully combines a powerful combination of both traditional and contemporary aspects of design. As part of her intensive program she spent a vast amount of time with creative agencies in Stockholm, Gothenburg, Berlin and San Francisco, attending workshops on psychology and design, amongst others.She started her career as part of the Spanish brand design team Nitty, giving Yataş its new identity or branding many of Garanti’s famous credit cards like Bonus and Flexi. Her most recent experience at SCPF Madrid, one of Spain’s leading creative advertising agencies, involved working on the design and communication challenges of leading global brands such as Ikea and BMW.Her educational background and the nature of her professional experiences allow Elif to join her creativity with a global vision and a strategic approach to design. She speaks fluent English and Spanish in addition to her native tongue.
An avid reader and design researcher, she is known for her ability to challenge the status quo, applying the science, psychology and creativity needed in design today.
She is currently further training herself in User Experience Design, Coding to feed her ever growing passion for digital.