Duygu Yılmaz graduated from the Department of Business Administration at Boğaziçi University in 1998 and upon graduation started her career at PriceWaterhouseCoopers. She worked as Group Head at the department of Financial Planning and Administration at Yapı Kredi Bank between 2005-2008. She started working at Sütaş Group in 2008 as Internal Audit Coordinator and has been serving as Member of the Board, Chief Audit Officer and Head of Sustainability Committee since 2011.
She serves as Vice Chair of Board of Directors at Business Council for Sustainable Development Turkey. She is a member of Corporate Governance Association of Turkey and Ethics and Reputation Society.