Founder and Director Melis Abacıoğlu, went to the German High School in Istanbul and she graduated from Columbia University with a double major in Mathematics and Art History. She has extensive managerial and corporate experience, with a focus on business development in the health sector. She founded the volunteer-based group Hareket Candır in 2012; Hareket Candır now has thousands of members and has triggered an eponymous movement. During her studies for an MBA at Bilgi University and IHR Certification training, she worked on creating corporate wellness eco-systems for companies. Melis’s joy for life, energy, and strength stem from living well and she founded Actifit in 2012 to share this gift with more people. She is also behind Kızlar Sahada and is one the founders of Sweaters App. Melis works on project structures and system development at Actifit.
What keeps her up at night: Increasing worker participation in projects
What excites her: Touching the lives of new people, producing measurable and sustainable value
Sports: Tennis, jogging, snowboarding
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