The EV Summit’s Top Women in EV (TWIEV) taking place this week sees the online Zoom panel event take place today on International Women’s Day. The webinar event takes place at 12pm today and you can sign up here to take part.
Top Women in EV, which celebrates the top women working in the electric vehicle (EV) sector, highlights the achievements of women in marketing and communications, events, strategy, technology, infrastructure, investment and finance, and government and policy.
The event also aims to empower women in the earlier stages of their careers, connecting them with fellow women in their industry to help unlock doors.
The online Zoom panel event taking place today features an expert panel of women from the electric vehicle sector discussing how electric vehicle ownership can be made safer, more affordable and more convenient for people who identify as women.
Speakers for this event include big names from the electric vehicle industry. These include Erin Baker the Editorial Director at Autotrader, Maria Bengtsson a Partner at EY, Kate Tyrell the Founder of ChargeSafe, Charnjit Saranna, Co-Founder at Electric Zoo and Iryna Kocharova, Head of Corporate Customer Journey & Sustainability, Motor Finance and Leasing, Lloyds Banking Group. The panel will be hosted by Gill Nowell, Head of Electric Vehicles, LV= General Insurance.
Rashida Noray, EV Summit Managing Director, said: “It’s great to see an ever-growing number of inspiring women working in EV, which stands out as a shining light in the automotive industry. We’ve had more nominations for Top Women this year than ever before, and as always we’re proud to be able to provide a platform that showcases their amazing achievements, in a big year for emobility in general.”
“In the week of Top Women in EV we’ll also be hosting an EV Summit Online Series event with a full panel of experts, which will dive into how we can make EV ownership safer, more affordable and more convenient for people who identify as women.”
Lindsay Brown, Creative Projects & Partnerships Manager at Green.TV Media, said: “At Green.TV we look forward to working on the Top Women in EV campaign year-round. It’s really inspiring to hear about the incredible women that work in the EV sector, from the geniuses building new hardware to the CEOs leading the charge.
“Every Top Woman in EV I speak to feels included, positive, and optimistic, because we are all here for the same reason; to help everyone switch to EVs, to protect our planet and make it a better, healthier place to live.”
We have our first interview to celebrate the Top Women in EV posted on ElectricDrives with Catherine Faiers, Chief Operations Officer (COO) at Auto Trader.