The Global Women Petroleum & Energy Club Awards have been recognising excellence in oil, gas and energy every year since 2000 and one of our aims is to provide a platform for women in the upstream petroleum sector. Annually we select a women in the industry that is demonstrating leadership in her field and we are delighted to have acknowledged these extraordinary people.


Global Women Petroleum & Energy Club previous award winners

Global Women Petroleum & Energy Club Award for Africa, 2017 - Maggy Shino, Petroleum Commissioner, Ministry of Mines and Energy, Ministry of Mines and Energy, Namibia

Global Women Petroleum & Energy in Africa 2016 - Damilola Owolabi, Dreg Waters Petroleum & Logistics, Nigeria

Global Women Petroleum & Energy in Latin America 2015, Maria das Gracas Silva Foster, Petrobras

Global Women Petroleum & Energy in Latin America 2014, Cath Norman, FAR Limited

African Journalist of the Year 2014, Christina Katsouris, Energy Intelligence Group (EIG)

Global Women Petroleum & Energy In Africa 2013, Eve Howell, Tangiers Petroleum Limited

Excellence In Africa 2005, Mary M'Mukindia, Kenya - National Oil Corporation.

Global Women Petroleum & Energy in Africa 2003, Amina Benkhadra, Onhym

Global Women Petroleum & Energy in Africa 2002, Fatma Talantikite, Sonatrach

African Journalist of the Year 2002, Claire Pickard-Cambridge, Weekly Petroleum Argus

Woman of African Petroleum 2001, Agnes Thandi Jikelo, Petroleum Agency SA

Woman of African Petroleum 2000, Almorie Maule, Engen