Born İn 12 March 1975 in Istanbul, Derya Bozovalı completed her primary and secondary education at Çavuşoğlu College in Bakırköy. She entered Vefa Anatolian High School, where she won a scholarship from abroad when she was in the second year of high school and continued her education in United States of America. There, she graduated from Colombia University International Finance Department. For many years, she lived in New York, Toronto, Madrid, London and Miami. In New York she worked at D.C.H New York Corp, successfully holding the positions of General Manager and Vice President for 9 years. Completing her NLP trainings in the United States of America and Turkey in top positions, she received an award from Prof. Philip Holt, the world’s most successful trainer. She also completed her master's degree in Corporational Finance at University of Toronto. She currently practices NLP training professionally.