Basak is a Principal at Oliver Wyman, a global management consultancy. She specializes in corporate strategy and has worked with major financial services clients in North America and Europe. Her current engagements focus on strategies to address disruption, in light of rapidly changing customer preferences and the rise of new digital technologies. Outside Oliver Wyman, Basak is also closely involved with the alumni board of her high school, primarily working on fundraising projects for the school’s scholarship fund.
Originally from Istanbul, Turkey, Basak moved to the US for college. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Yale University, where she double-majored in Economics and History. In her spare time, Basak loves to read, cook, and travel. She resides in New York with her husband and their puppy.