Prior to Afiniti, Lale worked in various roles in investment banking and asset management until 2017 in London and Geneva.
She has worked for Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs and Ashcourt Rowan Asset Management. In 2014, she was identified in the class of Top 30 under 30 by a top UK wealth management magazine, Citywire. Lale has been working to establish the Istanbul office since late 2017.
Lale holds an BA with honors from Oxford and an MBA from INSEAD.