Asli received her PhD in theoretical mathematics from University of Southampton in 2003. Afterwards, she worked as a researcher at the Max Planck Institute and Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universit├Ąt in Bonn, Germany, followed by IHES in Paris, France and CRM in Barcelona, Spain. She had been working since 2008 as an associate professor at the University of Marseille, France before she joined D ONE in 2013. Her area of expertise is data science and machine learning.