Aysu Göçer received her Bachelor degree in Business Administration from Bilkent University, Turkey, in 1999. She has 9 years of professional experience at different sectors and several positions, both in local companies and multinationals. Her main expertise is on purchasing and planning activities of logistics and supply chain management. Most of her working career has developed at Japan Tobacco International, located in Izmir, Turkey. She has completed her Masters degree in Department of Logistics at Izmir University of Economics in December 2010, and her PhD in Business Administration at Dokuz Eylul University in April 2015. She received the title of Associate Professor in November 2020. She is now working as an Assistant Professor in Department of Logistics Management at Izmir University of Economics. Her interest areas include supply chain management, procurement management, global business models, risk management and sustainability.