Born in Rize in 1957 she studied Business Administration at Political Sciences
Faculty, Ankara University and has Mba on European Community. After working
in public service for 20 years, she has been transferred to private sector seven
At present Mrs. Karaloğlu works as a specialist at TOBB (Union of Chambers of Commerce and Commodity Exchanges). She enjoys both traveling and sharing her imressions. She is married and has a 19-year old daughter.
Birsen's writings on her excursions are on the right column.