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Nilüfer Durak | When Taking a Risk is the Safest Choice
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What risks would you take if you were certain you would succeed? Nilüfer Durak is no stranger to embracing big life gambles, and she’s here to tell you why taking risks can often be a sure bet.
Chief Operating Officer at Solvoyo
Nilufer Durak is an Entrepreneur and Solvoyo's chief operating officer. Solvoyo is a Boston based SaaS/cloud software company focused on supply chain planning and optimization. Nil worked for corporate America for 18 years before she joined the tech start-up scene. She started her career in risk management for Marsh & McLennan, one of the largest global insurance brokers, and the skills and judgment gleaned from that experience led to a move to GE in risk management as part of the corporate treasury department at GE HQ in Connecticut and in London. While at GE she completed their management training program and achieved Six Sigma certification. Nil is active in women's professional networking groups and looks for opportunities to promote women to leadership roles in the corporate world. Her position at Solvoyo has also heightened her awareness of the need to advocate for women leadership in the technology and entrepreneurship fields. She is a mother of two children and can't stand still.