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Zeynep Yetkin yilmaz

SIY Certified Teacher


  • Istanbul, Turkey

Languages Offered

  • English, Turkish


Zeynep is a seasoned executive coach with over 1.000 hours of coaching, cridentialed as PCC by the International Coaching Federation and also faculty member at UK based Academy Of Executive Coaching training new coaches. She has over a decade of experience empowering and transforming individuals and teams to flourish via organisational systems development, mindful leadership and positive psychology based coaching methods.

Her 15 years experience in global corporate banking industry enables Zeynep to connect deeply with professionals who work under competitive and stressful conditions. She is currently passionate about blending her wisdom and modern mindfulness practices into her coaching model enabling leaders to connect with their authentic selves and support them for sustainable wellbeing. One of Zeynep’s core strengths in coaching is connecting and empowering her coachees to thrive and build resilience and sustain their wellbeing in the VUCA World while working with emotions such as overwhelm, anxiety or fear, she supports humanistic leadership.

Besides having a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and an MBA degree, she is passionate about performing her work at global standards and developed her teaching and coaching muscles in various global programs such as Search Inside Yourself (SIY) Leadership Institute, Coaches Training Institiue, Academy of executive Coaching, Organisational Systems And Relationship Coaching and Mindfulness In Schools Project.

She is enthusiastic to combine her corporate management experience with positive psychology and mindfulness methods for employees to thrive while enabling them to discover their life purposes, values and authentic selves.

Besides delivering her knowledge and experience with the ones who are interested in bringing out the best in themselves through mindful coaching, as a mother of two daughters she wishes to deliver SIY wisdom especially to the service of teachers and parents to leave a peaceful and humanistic impact on society.

ICF, Professional Certified Coach, PCC
ORSC, Organizational Relationship and Systems Coach
Academy of Executive Coaching, Faculty Member
MISP; Mindfulness In Schools Project, Paws .B and Breathe Certified Teacher
Coaches Training Institute, Parentology Coach
Search Inside Yourself Certified Teacher