Yewande Abiose is an energy economist with over fourteen years experience spanning audit, financial planning, consulting and performance management within the energy sector. She started her career as an Auditor in Deloitte Africa. She later joined Total Nigeria Plc as an internal auditor where she worked with a team of experts to implement internal controls for the different aspects of the business. Her tenacity and significant contributions to the growth of the branch led her to become the first Managing Director of the institute. She also successfully launched Nigeria’s first Energy Sustainability Conference (ESC) in 2018, a conference that brings together professionals across the entire spectrum of the energy sector.