Over 400 guests joined us at IET London: Savoy Place to hear BBC presenter, Gabby Logan reveal the 2012 YWE Award winners.
2012 IET Young Woman Engineer of the Year Award winner Yewande Akinola
Yewande is an Environmental Services Engineer with ARUP. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering Design and Appropriate Technology from the University of Warwick and a Masters in Innovation and Design for Sustainability from Cranfield University.
Charlotte started with BAE Systems in 2006 as an Advanced Technical Apprentice after finishing her GCSEs. She completed a 3 year apprenticeship gaining experience and qualifications in the Aerospace Engineering Industry. During her apprenticeship she was a finalist for the BAE Systems Apprentice of the Year 2010 and won the Category for Community Achievement.