Aylin is a Senior Research Analyst based in Euromonitor's Dubai office.
Aylin leads on food and nutrition research in Turkey and Saudi Arabia. She has a special interest in snacks and sustainability. Aylin comes to research from a background in sales, where she has worked for Euromonitor in a number of roles.
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