Tansu AkıncıTansu Akıncı | Social Media Coordinator

Tansu Akıncı currently studies Political Science at the University of Vienna. After graduating from Sankt Georgs-Kolleg in Istanbul in 2015 with a degree, she came to Vienna to start her Bachelor’s Degree. She has been involved in various NGOs and worked as a volunteer. She is interested in research topics like political economy, migration, international relations and the EU.



Meltem ŞahinMeltem Şahin | Coordinator of External Affairs

Meltem Şahin graduated from Fontys International Business School, Netherlands, in 2012 and holds a BA (Econ) in Finance and Controlling. Within her bachelor´s program she spent one term studying finance at Lingnan University, Hong Kong, in 2010. Subsequently, she worked one term as a translator and researcher for Creditreform Russia in Moscow, where she also wrote a thesis about the European Creditreform departments’ communication and dependencies. During her studies Meltem took part in various team building processes and negotiation programs. Ensuing, she worked 3 years at Creditreform Rating AG in Neuss, Germany, where she also completed her bachelor thesis about Quality Management systems within rating processes. Currently, she is finalizing her studies with a MSc in Business Administration with focus on Human Resources at the University of Vienna. She is native in German and Turkish and furthermore, proficient in English.