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Nilgün Çolak was in charge as the General Manager at Leyra Publishing, Production and Marketing Company in İstanbul between years 2007-2012 .  She was also in charge as chief editor at  quarterly cultural and quality lifestyle magazine  Q Plus in the same time period. Q Plus was an outstanding publication of its kind at that time representing quality and luxury, reflecting Nilgün ÇOLAK’s   lifestyle indeed.

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At the same time with Q Plus, Nilgün ÇOLAK was also in charge as chief editor at monthly social life magazine Q’en for over 4 years.  . Q en Magazine was an  reference guide for the quality social life and was followed by a great number of audience including the high society of Turkey.



Nilgün ÇOLAK  is also a well-known author in Turkey. After losing a kidney, she won through stomach cancer and facing her mistakes she changed her perspective on life.

Ms.  Çolak than wrote a book named ‘Starting over from end-point’ with a sense of social responsibility based on her own life, experiences and perspective of life. The book was published   by Alfa Publications  2 times and planned to be published in English  soon.

Other than this;   she has written different story books for children, plus  a recipe book which involves presentation of her twin daughters.

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Nilgün Çolak is a personification of a spirit with her life, her experiences and all the difficulties she lived through. She committed herself to revive desperate people with the help of God and her mission can be summarized briefly as ‘I am happy if I can make someone else happy’. She continues to convey her mission to people in the seminars/workshops she participates and keeps writing about the real power of human spirit.

Nilgün Çolak is carrying on new projects with the mission of ‘Life will give you back what you give to the universe’. One of the most important of these projects was the launching of the book ‘Giving Back’ written by Meera Gandhi of The Giving Back Foundation.  Nilgün Çolak is keeping her actions and work with this foundation on different projects based in Turkey and UK. She thinks this collaboration is just not a coincidence also a responsibility given by the universe.

Nilgün Çolak is in the administrative  committee at Life without Cancer Association and Umberto Veronesi Foundation, She is an active member in  Turkish Kidney Foundation, TEYEV and TOGEM foundations in Turkey. . She is also volunteer in many other social responsibility projects and supporting amain including  building prept class for pre school children.  She has been awarded by many foundations and associations  for all her support and activity in these institutions.

Other than participating, she has supported all these bodies by organizing charity events and PR campaigns through her expertise and  social network in Turkey and abroad..

Nilgün Çolak Hosted the Economy Meeting in London

The right investment channels in Turkey and England, tax practices for entrepreneurs on the basis of countries and the economic agenda were discussed in London.


Great Support from Nilgün Çolak to the Turkish Kidney Foundation

Action was taken to create a gift fund for hundreds of patients who were undergoing treatment in dialysis centers, and in a short time it created resources for all patients. Nilgün Çolak sent gift certificates to all dialysis patients with the support fund created.


Nilgün Çolak’s Signature in London’s Culture and Art Life

Successful business person, writer/producer and publisher Nilgün Çolak, who has been on the agenda with her personal development books published in Turkey and her business life in London in recent years, has signed an event that will make a lot of noise in London.

Nilgün Çolak, who has been continuing her business life through Leyra UK LTD, which she founded in London since 2015, is an Author/Philosopher and Founding President of the European School of Economics Elio D’Anna, known in Turkey for her books ‘The School of Gods and Dreamer’ and ‘You’ He carries his personal friendship with him to the field of culture and art.