Simay graduated from Istanbul University, Department of Business and Administration in 2005. During the last decade she has studied, worked and travelled extensively from America to Asia with the spirit of entrepreneurship, 25 different countries so far. She created the Turkey’s first creative art village Yenicarohori project. The project aimed to take the attention to the “Culture and Creative Arts” element in a small town village called Yenicarohori  how it integrates people and how it could be a breathe for them live happy in it. In that village she is the co-founder of Kıraarthane Games which is an incubation center for digital art. She is the producer of Recontact:Istanbul which is selected as a Best mobile game from Turkey 2015 by Apple. She is the board member of OYUNDER, is a non-profit association founded for the purpose of supporting & representing Turkish Game Industry. She is the founder of Women in Games Turkey.Her mission put women’s energy and creativity to game industry so its worth mentioning that she is the Media Leader of Arya Women’ Investment Platform and Angel Investor in the Rising Tide Europe 1. She is also member of MIAD( Association of Businesspeople of Malatya) and head of the entrepreneurship & innovation commission.