About Joined Caffé Nero in 2007 as a Marketing Team Leader. Ayse Akbal had 10 years of experience in retail management, retail marketing, brand management in international brands like Topshop,The Body Shop and Caffé Nero. Holds a MA degree in Marketing Communications from University of Westminster London, BA degree in Business Administration from Istanbul University. Ayse Akbal can contribute to achieve business objectives with enthusiasm, solid marketing experience and successful academic background. Ranked in Capital Economy Magazine’s 25 best marketing person list in 2006.