Simla Şahin was born in 14.05.1980 in Tekirdag. She graduated from Chemical Engineering Department of Ege University in 2003. After graduation, she worked as “Quality Assurance Responsible” in SSM-Sterile Medical Products between 2003 and 2004. Then, she worked as “Quality Responsible” in Aloha Textile Company between 2004 and 2007. In 2007, she started Textile Engineering master programme in Dokuz Eylul University and completed her education in 2011. During her education; she has worked as “Project Student” in an R&D project. The project was carried out in cooperation of Dokuz Eylul University Textile Engineering Department and Ultrasonic Washing Machines Company. Then, she worked as “Quality Manager” in Seta Medical Instruments Company from 2009 to 2015. Since March 2015, she has been working as Project Expert in TEKSMER-Technical Textiles Research and Development Centre.