Funda Akin is a senior consultant at Tyto. In her role she is responsible for creating and implementing PR campaigns for the German market. Throughout her PR career, Funda has worked in leading corporate communication campaigns with international companies across a wide range of industries from fintech and IT solutions, to clean technology and CSR, including a highly successful digital education campaign for Samsung.
In her most recent role at an American-Turkish non-profit organisation, Funda was responsible for external communications designed to attract Turkish artists to prestigious art and music schools in the US, and also took the lead in organising political talks and fundraising events.
In addition to her extensive experience in communications, Funda has completed a traineeship in the European Parliament in Brussels and has volunteered with several not-for-profit organisations, with roles including lecturing on marketing in a college in Ethiopia, and supporting refugees in Germany.
Funda has lived and worked in several different countries. She is passionate about travel and enjoys getting to know new cultures. Her native languages are German and Turkish, and she also speaks English and Spanish fluently.
Her colleagues love her for her international spirit and her passion for detail.