TOTAL Group has announced the appointment of Mr. Abiodun Afolabi to the Board of Directors of Total E&P Nigeria Limited (TEPNG) and Total Upstream Nigeria Limited (TUPNI), with effect from Wednesday, 21 September, 2016. Afolabi’s appointment according to a statement by the company is in pursuant to Resolutions of the Board of Directors of each of the Companies, dated 8 July, 2016.
He has also been appointed as TEPNG’s Executive Director, Human Resources & Corporate Affairs, with effect from the same date. He succeeds Mrs. Edith OFILI-OKONKWO, who is now retired. Afolabi is an experienced administrator and was, until this new appointment, the Vice President, General Affairs, in Total E&P, Africa Division, a position he held for three years.
He holds a Bachelors’ Degree in Geology from Tulane University, New Orleans and a dual Master’s Degree in Energy Management from the University of Pennsylvania, USA and the French Petroleum Institute (IFP), France. Prior to joining the TOTAL Group, he had worked as a Technical Analyst with The Environmental Consultant, New Orleans, Louisiana and as an Offshore Well Site Engineer at Continental Laboratories, Houston, Texas. Read more