Alp Sevimlisoy is a 2021 millennium fellow at the Atlantic Council and the chief executive officer of Alp Sevimlisoy Yatırım (Alp Sevimlisoy Investment) in Istanbul. His corporate experience spans across Turkey, as well as countries in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. He is also a national-security expert on Turkey and NATO, with a particular expertise across the Mediterranean, the Middle East, and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Sevimlisoy has also formerly been an advisory board member at Bayes Business School (formerly Cass Business School) and a geopolitical strategist on Turkey. He has been published as an op-ed author in the Hill, the National Interest, and Israel Hayom, and quoted in BloombergHedge Fund Manager, and IHS Janes 360. Sevimlisoy is also a speaker and panelist at global events, namely the Bloomberg Summit. He has advised regional governments and policy makers on trade in an era of global protectionism—as well as on defense and national-security matters. Sevimlisoy has advocated the ideals of Atlanticism with a particular focus on Mediterranean Unionism.