Executive Vice Président Central & East Africa division of TotalEnergies Olivier Van Parys has been appointed as Director and Board Chair with effect from September 21.
He replaces Mr Jean-Philippe Torres who resigned as director and Board Chair a position he held from September 2018.
Mr Van Parys holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Mechanical Engineering from the Catholic University of Louvain. He is also a holder of a specialised engineering graduate degree in Automotive Engine Engineering from ENSPM (IFP School).
“Mr Van Parys has worked for the TotalEnergies Company for the last 26 years and has progressively and diligently served in various senior positions,” the firm said in a notice to shareholders.