Lale Taneri was born in Istanbul in 1982. In the year 2004, she graduated first in her year from the Industrial Design Program at Istanbul Technical University. She was able to attend Stanford University on a Fulbright scholarship, where she earned her Master’s Degree from the Joint Program in Design. In design, she likes using different research methods, projects where she can combine food culture with design thinking and her favourite materials are glass, magnets and textiles. She enjoys cycling, tango, eating different desserts and breakfasts in her garden.