Ipek is an executive coach and organizational consultant to Fortune 1000 companies. She specializes in helping individual leaders and leadership teams attain greater effectiveness by building their emotional, social, and creative intelligence and other right brain capacities, especially as they pertain to communication issues.
Completing her doctoral dissertation, "Imaginative Leadership: An Intersection Between Artistic Sensibilities and Organizational Leadership," Ipek's research will form her upcoming book currently titled The Leaders Muse. Prior to her 12 years in the leadership development field, Ipek spent 10 years on Wall Street. Her career transition was aided by a year-long stint in a spiritual seminary engaging in deep soul-searching work.
Ipek lives in Mill Valley, CA with her husband and their eight-year-old daughter.