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 Strategy & CSR Committee. It is composed of 12 directors and its membership offers a diverse and synergistic range of experience, nationalities and cultures. Since May 26, 2017, the members of Total S.A.'s Board of Directors are as follows.
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Born on August 14, 1958 (Portugese).
Director of TOTAL S.A. since the Ordinary Shareholders' Meeting of May 26, 2017 until 2020.
Independent director. Member of the Compensation Committee since June 1, 2018.
Main function: Chairman of the Managing Board of Peugeot S.A.*
A graduate of the École Centrale de Paris, Mr. Carlos Tavares held various positions of responsibility within the Renault group between 1981 and 2004, before joining the Nissan group. Having been Executive Vice President, Chairman of the Management Committee Americas and President of Nissan North America, he was then Group Chief Operating Officer of the Renault group from 2011 to 2013. He joined the Managing Board of Peugeot S.A. on January 1, 2014, and was appointed Chairman of the Managing Board on March 31, 2014.