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Jocelyne Machevo

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Jocelyne Machevo
Energy Industry Expert, Mozambique
Webinar Two Speaker


Jocelyne Machevo is an award-winning Mozambican energy professional with an expertise in LNG projects inMozambique. She started her career as a Civil Engineer at Eni, an international energy company, where she held several roles in the Projects department and acquired skills in project management, business development, Gasand LNG supply contracts, stakeholder’s management, local content development and community developmentinitiatives.

She was the first woman and the first Mozambican to hold an executive position at Eni Rovuma Basin, Eni subsidiary in Mozambique. At the end of 2020, she joined Total Exploration & Production Mozambique, as Interface Lead in the biggest LNG project in Mozambique, the Mozambique LNG. She is currently working as an independent consultant in the areas business development, stakeholders engagement, local content development and diversity, equity and inclusion.

Jocelyne holds a degree in Civil Engineering from ISUTC, and a master´s degree in Economy and Management ofEnergy and Environment from Eni Corporate University in Milan, Italy. She is also a Young African Leader Initiative (YALI) fellow, she attended the first cohort of Power Africa - Women in Africa Power in 2018.

Throughout her career, Jocelyne was presented with the 2017 Outstanding Mozambican Woman in Gas & LNGAward by Mozambique Gas Summit, the 2019 Power Play Rising Star Award powered by ExxonMobil and the 2020GRIT Awards by ALLY.

She is also a vocal advocate for women inclusion in the energy sector in Mozambique and worldwide, as well as youth engagement in leadership. Currently, she is the ambassador for Mozambican Women in Energy (MWE) and Power Play, initiatives that aim to celebrate the women who are playing key roles in this important industry andpromote the efforts to create a more diverse and sustainable energy future.