Trailblazers I

23 November 2021
Held under the patronage of His Excellency Shaikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, Minister of Oil, Kingdom of Bahrain
Held under the patronage of His Excellency Shaikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, Minister of Oil, Kingdom of Bahrain
LEWAS 2018


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Featuring stories from amazing women who have shattered the glass ceiling, turned every 'no' to a 'yes, I have' and launched a career that many aspire to accomplish. Stay tuned and join in to celebrate, learn and pivot like our trailblazers in the energy sector.

series ii: pinar oya yilmaz

Pinar Yilmaz

Pinar Oya Yilmaz was the face of ExxonMobil in international liaisons.

In her 40+ year tenure, she has been at the helm of executive committees - contributing to major oil and gas industry associations, including the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG), SEGSociety of Petroleum Engineers International, EAPGGeological Society of America and has shared her wealth of knowledge by joining boards of different event committees - International Petroleum Technology Conference (IPTC)23rd World Petroleum CongressLEWAS - Leadership Excellence for Women Awards & Symposium among many others.

Pinar had been instrumental in shaping emerging men and women in the industry by helping them develop a global network through mentoring. Her tenacity and approach is a testament to what one can achieve if you put your heart to everything you do! 

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Eithne Treanor

Eithne Treanor, former journalist, broadcaster, trainer, moderator, businesswoman.. she has done it all. This brave, charming, fiercely independent small-town girl made it to the international stage, using every hurdle as a stepping stone to battle gender inequality in her youth and in her broadcast TV career.

Being the third amongst six siblings, she left her small town for the big city and soon made a name for herself as a journalist with international TV channels including the BBC, Sky News, Bloomberg, and CNBC.

Today, she's at the top of her game, best known for her insights and commentary in the energy sector in the Middle East and on the international stage. Her compelling art of engagement and story-telling captures the attention of thousands that attend energy conferences - whether she's moderating panels, covering an event or setting the scene to interview Presidents, Ministers and CEOs. Stay tuned for the big reveal.

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