The Board of Directors defines the Group's strategic vision, assisted by four specialized committees: the Audit Committee, the Governance & Ethics Committee, the Compensation Committee and the Strategic Committee. It is composed of 12 directors and its membership offers a diverse and synergistic range of experience, nationalities and cultures. As of May 26, 2017, the members of Total S.A.'s Board of Directors are as follows.
Born on August 14, 1958 (Portugese).
Director of TOTAL S.A.* since May 26, 2017 until 2020.
Main function: Chairman of the Managing Board of Peugeot S.A.*
After graduating from École Centrale de Paris, Carlos Tavares held various management positions within the Renault Group between 1981 and 2004, before joining the Nissan Group to lead operations in the Americas region. In 2011, he was named Chief Operating Officer of the Renault Group, a position he held until 2013. He joined the Peugeot S.A. Managing Board on January 1, 2014, becoming the Board’s Chairman on March 31, 2014.