Semahat Sevim Arsel is a Turkish businessperson who founded Koc Universitesi School of Nursing and Koç Finansal Hizmetler AS and who has been at the head of 9 different companies. Presently, she is Chairman at Tat Gida Sanayi AS, Non-Executive Chairman for Marmaris Altinyunus Turistik Tesisler AS, Chairman at SETUR Servis Turistik AS, Chairman at Semahat Arsel Hemsirelik ve Egitim Arastirma Merkezi, Chairman for Divan Turizm Isletmeleri AS and Chairman for Düzey AS.
She is also Chairman at Vehbi Koc Vakfi, Co-Chairman for Florence Nightingale Hemsire Mektepleri Ve Hastaneleri Vakfi and Honorary Member at Turkish Business Woman Association and on the board of 7 other companies.
In the past she held the position of Chairman of Turyat AS.
Semahat Sevim Arsel received an undergraduate degree from Üsküdar American Academy.