Thursday, 21 April 2011, 6 p.m., Edinburgh
West of Shetland and other Total North Sea Operations
Patrice de Vivies, Senior VP Northern Europe, Total
This event occurred on: Thursday, 21 April 2011, 6 p.m.
Patrice Philippe de Vivies (Saigon, Vietnam, 29-02-1952) is a graduate of the Ecole Nationale Sup?rieure de Chimie de Paris (1971-1974), Ecole Sup?rieure Patrice Philippe de Vivies (Saigon, Vietnam, 29-02-1952) is a graduate of the Ecole Nationale Sup?rieure de Chimie de Paris (1971-1974), Ecole Sup?rieure des Sciences Economiques et Commerciales de Paris (1974-1976), Stanford Business School, Stanford CA, U.S.A. (1993) and of Institut des Hautes Etudes de D?fense Nationale (2009). He began his career as a Scientific Attach? for the French Embassy in Bogot? (Colombia) (1976-1978) and joined the Total Group in 1978 and held the following positions within the group Economist for Total Exploration Production (1978-1980), Gas Negotiator, Total Indonesia, Jakarta (1981), Manager of Far East Area, Total Exploration Production, Paris (1982-1984), North/East Asia Gas Representative, Total Tokyo (1984-1987), Managing Director of Total Korea Services, Seoul (1987-1990), Managing Director of Total American Services, New-York (1990-1992), Group Strategy, Total, Paris (1992-1994), Director of Gas, Electricity, Renewable Energies, Total, Paris (1995-1999), Senior Vice-President Strategy, Finance, Renewable Energies Gas Electricity Division TotalFinaElf, Paris (1999-2002), Managing Director TOTAL EP Norge, Stavanger (2006-2009). Between 2002 and 2005 he was the Gas Director of the French Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE). Since 2009 he is Senior Vice-President Northern Europe, Total Exploration Production and Chairman of Total Holdings UK. He holds additional positions as supervisory director within the group.