IPAF has announced “with great sadness” that Evelyn Low, their South East Asia regional manager, has died. She passed away on 29 November 2016 following a long battle with cancer.
Tim Whiteman, IPAF’s CEO and managing director, said, “Evelyn has been a passionate and inspirational advocate of all that IPAF stands for and was actively supporting our work until the very end. She won the IPAF President's award earlier this year in recognition of her enthusiastic and energetic support. Our deepest condolences go to her family and colleagues, she will be missed.”
Evelyn, who was 36 and was based at IPAF’s Singapore office, previously worked for BS Technology. Raymond Wat, IPAF South East Asia regional general manager, said, “Evelyn was a great advocate for MEWP safety in this region. Not only did she promote MEWP safety but she also turned industry colleagues into close friends. She was simply influential in making everyone friendly wherever she went. It is a great loss to the industry and she will be greatly missed.”