Asli Koksal, director of business development for EDC’s U.S. Division, is a highly experienced leader with a strong track record of securing funds for nonprofits and corporations, building strategic partnerships, and strengthening institutional capacity. Drawing on 20 years of expertise, she designs and oversees systems that ensure successful submissions to federal, state, local, and private funders.

Koksal brings an in-depth knowledge of business development. As a leadership team and management team member, she advances strategic planning and capacity building. She is passionate about promoting equity, diversity, and inclusion to achieve equality and exploring the intersection of technology and development to foster sustainability.

Fluent in English, Turkish, and German, Koksal holds an MBA from Southeastern Louisiana University and a BA in Business Administration from Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien (Vienna University of Economics and Business).