Olivia Barki is born in İstanbul in 1986. She studied Women's Sportswear design in a combined bachelor's degree program for 3 years in Istanbul Technical University and the last year in Fashion Institute of Technology. After completing her studies, she returned to her home country and worked at several turkish ready to wear chains as a women's ready to wear designer for 5 years. She started 'etty&jacques' 2 years ago while she was still working full time. She hopes to expand her brand overseas in the future.