Naz Değirmenci graduated from Bilkent University, Faculty of Law in 2012 and joined the Istanbul Bar Association in 2013. In 2015, she has earned the European Privacy Certification (CIPP) of International Association of Privacy Protection (IAPP). She has specialized in technology law for 6 years in the leading law firms of the sector, especially in the areas of privacy and personal data protection. Also, as EDAM's Google Policy Fellow, she has worked on disruptive technologies, personal data protection, international transfer of data, data management, and Internet law. In 2019 she joined Istanbul Economics as Senior Policy Manager. She is consulting global technology and media-intertainment companies and supports legal and policy teams of these companies on defending their positions in Turkey.