MEET THE TEAM
Erkin has travelled over 60 countries. His most amazing project was travelling around the world for a whole year with his wife and 2-year old son! His favourites are Mediterranean food, Latin American music, Caribbean beaches, Southeast Asian island lifestyle and American road trips.
He lives in London when he’s not running a Bright Tribe retreat.
Now that she has moved to London, it’s time for Asli to explore Europe. She wants to become a skipper and sail through the Mediterranean Coast to scout new destinations for Bright Tribe’s next experiences.
Asli has over 7 years of experience in Digital Media Research and Data Insights. She worked with top agencies in Manhattan and the nerdiest engineers of Silicon Valley. Most importantly, she is a dedicated mum of two sweet girls.
Ken is passionate about all things techy such as iOS, virtual and augmented reality and blockchain. He launched several start-up companies with an e-commerce focus in the US and Europe.
Ken lives in London, loves playing tennis and does sailing and island hopping in the Mediterranean.
At the age of 23 she took a holiday to Fethiye, fell in love with the country and never returned to the UK again, except for the Christmas visits.
Whilst in Turkey Laura has worked in various industries as after-sales manager, official translator, and veterinary nurse. She is fluent in the Turkish language and has embraced the lifestyle and culture. Laura has travelled around Turkey and to a number of countries in Europe.
Cihan was dropped at the deep end of the corporate life when he started working for a global consumer goods company. He decided to ditch the desk job after 4 years and now runs boutique trips to far corners of the world.
He lives in Istanbul and is one of the Bright Tribe Experience Leaders.
Currently studying a BA in English, Nicky enjoys travelling in her spare time (India is her favourite place, after spending half a year there).
When not travelling, Nick lives in South Africa where she is from.