New Total President, Marketing & Services

Source: press release, 22 January 2020

photo: Total
photo: Total

Alexis Vovk has been appointed President, Marketing & Services and a Total Executive Committee member, a position previously held by Momar Nguer, who will retire.

“The Marketing & Services division of Total is on the forefront to address the challenges posed by new forms of mobility and by the growing demand of energy in fast-growing economies. In this context, I’m very pleased to welcome Alexis Vovk to the Executive Committee,” comments Patrick Pouyanné, Chairman & CEO of Total. “I also thank Momar Nguer for the role he played since 2016 within the Executive Committee, and I know that the Group will be able to rely on his advices to pursue its development in Africa.”

Alexis Vovk began his career at Total in 1991 in the UK, in the division in charge of Refining and Marketing activities. Following a first position in France, he pursued an international career with several technical and commercial positions in Turkey and Tunisia.

After a position at the division’s Strategy department, Vovk was appointed Managing Director for Total in Zambia in 2007, followed by similar positions in Kenya from 2010 and in Nigeria between 2013 and 2016. In 2016, he became Senior Vice President France and President of Total Marketing France, in charge of operational activities in France, notably overseeing the Group’s service-stations’ network in the country. He additionally joins the Marketing & Services Management Committee in 2019.