Banu Beste Başol

Banu Beste Başol

Office Managing Director


Banu Beste Başol is the Executive Search Leader and Office Managing Director in Turkey.

Ms. Başol has two decades of experience in human resources leadership and consultancy. Her expertise includes executive recruitment and assessment, leadership and succession, talent management and development, and employer branding. She specializes in Consumer Products, Retail, and Life Sciences; and her functional expertise is in Human Resources.

Ms. Başol started her career with Korn Ferry’s İstanbul office, where she worked for a decade. She was a member of the Global Consumer Team and Human Resources Center of Expertise. Banu later joined Levi Strauss & Co., where she served as the Human Resources Director responsible for Turkey, the Middle East, and the CIS for 7 years. Her next role was Head of Talent and Capability with Vodafone Turkey.