b'W L P G A N E W SWoman of the Year and Young Woman of the Year Winners AnnouncedThe Women in LPG Globalhas enjoyed unparalleled careerNetwork (WINLPG) is ansuccess. In 2019, WINLPG also initiative that was launchedlaunched a Young Woman of theI was honored and flattered to be in 2015 by the World LPGYear Award to recognise womenawarded as The Woman of the Association (WLPGA).under the age of 30 who haveYear by World LPG Association. made a contribution to the LPGI would like to thank WLPGA for I certainly learnt a lot about tradeindustry or who demonstratetheir careful consideration and Recognising the need to promotesignificant motivation. their appreciation of what I believe women, and young talent, in thehas been my input to the LPG LPG industry the WLPGA createdAward Winners industry. The Women in LPG Global Network (WINLPG) as a platformIm grateful for this award as it to meet, connect, exchange andWINLPG is delighted to announcehas shown me once again that I learn. The network has over 2,000that the winner of Woman ofdid the right thing by taking a step members and has nine activethe Year 2022 is Elifcan Yazgan,out of my comfort zone. First it national chapters in the USA,Business Development Manager atscares you, then it hurts you but it Nigeria, South Africa, Myanmar,Aygaz in Turkey (pictured below).makes all the difference.India, Brazil, Poland and Colombia.I sincerely hope my story would In 2018, WINLPG launched thegive strength and motivation to Woman of the Year Awardother women in energy markets. to to acknolwedge womenI want to say to all women who who have made an importanttry their best to become the best contribution to the LPG industryversion of themselves, let us not or who demonstrate significanthold back ladies, for future is motivation orshow support forfemale. the cause of diversity, and who 42 Source Winter / Spring 2023'