Michael Kelly joined the World LPG Association (WLPGA) in October 2006 as the Director of Market Development. With extensive international experience in environmental policy, public affairs, and communications, US-born Michael has focused on the interface between business, government, and civil society. He was previously Policy Manager for the environment and energy policy portfolio at the International Chamber of Commerce in Paris, where he coordinated business delegations to UN negotiations on environment, energy, climate change, and sustainable development. He was made Deputy Managing Director of WLPGA in May 2010. An International Affairs Master’s graduate from George Washington University in Washington DC, Michael is fluent in four languages and has lived and worked professionally in the US, Japan, Taiwan, Italy, the UK, and France.