Hande is a master’s student at Leiden University, pursuing an advanced LL.M. in European and International Business Law. She has obtained her bachelor’s degrees in Economics and Law at Koç University in Istanbul, Turkey. She is eager to learn more about antiquities trafficking, art crime, and restitution of cultural objects due to her curiosity for arts and art history as personal interests; and aims to combine these interests with her background in law. Additionally, she is an enthusiastic cinephile, loves travelling and exploring different cultures and cuisines, and enjoys visiting museums.