Previously, she held the posts of consumer industries reporter and breaking news reporter.
Mersinoglu freelanced for The Independent, and was a reporter at FE Week, where she covered breaking news among other tasks. There, she was commended in the NCTJ Awards for Excellence 2020 for news journalism. She was also a reporter at South West Londoner.
A graduate of the University of Nottingham, Mersinoglu has interned at the Financial Times, Archant and City Weekend in China.
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