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Nicole ISEPPI Awarded the “Female Energy Adviser/Lawyer of the Year, for the United Arab Emirates”

Date : Sep 19, 2017

The ACQ5 Global Awards recognise each year the leading companies and individuals in the corporate sector, around the globe, who are regarded as industry leaders and who represent the benchmark of achievement and best practice in their area of expertise. ACQ5 Global Awards has over 1.4 million users and is supported and promoted by TIME Magazine, CNN, Bloomberg Business and BBC Worldwide media sources.


This year, the ACQ5 Global Awards have awarded Nicole Iseppi of ENGIE “Female Energy Adviser / Lawyer of the Year, for the United Arab Emirates”. Nicole Iseppi is an Associate Director for ENGIE’s Global Centralised Generation Métier and has been working in the Middle East region since 2004.


Nicole is highly respected by both her professional peers and clients for her in-depth energy, legal (risk-management) and finance industry skills & knowledge and is regarded as a leading Energy Expert within the United Arab Emirates and Gulf Cooperation Council region. She has had substantial experience in the strategic formulation, structuring, financing, execution and operational phases of energy infrastructure projects, especially within the IPP, IWPP and Renewable Energy sectors for the past 17 years.  Furthermore, she has been appointed by her industry peers as an official member of the International Bar Association’s Global Power Law Committee and is a Project Director of Terrawatt Initiative (TWI). TWI is a non-profit organisation, launched at COP21 in 2015 to address energy access and climate change issues through investment in solar power at a massive scale.


It is not often the industry comes across a professional who in their career to date has had such a depth of unique, high calibre and leading international energy infrastructure experience as Nicole and she says she “still has a lot more she would like to be part of, contribute too and achieve, within the industry.”


In addition to awarding Nicole this prestigious award for the United Arab Emirates, ENGIE has also gratefully been awarded two (2) further achievements by the ACQ5 Global Awards for 2017: ENGIE’s CEO, Isabelle Kocher, has been awarded “International Game Changer of the Year (Energy)” and the ENGIE Group has been awarded “International Company of the Year (Power, Natural Gas & Energy). 


ENGIE is proud to contribute to the development and success of the Energy sector within United Arab Emirates and the other Gulf Cooperation Council countries and to be recognised in the industry by its peers with the announcement of these global awards.