Elif Kartal works as a Senior Project Specialist in CEF. After commencing her education in Moscow, she graduated from Kadıköy Anatolian High School and earned her BA in Management at Sabancı University in 2011.
After her undergraduate education, she took courses on TV at Müjdat Gezen Art Centre and developed herself in areas such as communication, body language, presentation techniques and diction. Following her work in the media sector, she has continued her career in marketing. At the beginning of 2016, she returned to Sabancı University and joined the CEF Team.
Aside her professional career, Elif Kartal gives importance to social responsibility projects. She has earned a Sabanci University Extra Curricular Activity Award for being a member of Civic Involvement Projects. She is the founder of Onlar Kardeslerimiz Project which aims to support the educations of primary school students in rural areas of Turkey since 2011.