General Management: Corporate Governance in Action

Under the responsibility of the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, the Executive Committee is the decision-making body of TotalEnergies. A second body, the Group Performance Management Committee, examines, analyzes and monitors our HSE, financial and business performance.

The Chairman and Chief Executive Officer: A Key Governance Role

The Chairman and Chief Executive Officer assumes the general management responsibilities of TotalEnergies SE. He chairs the Executive Committee and Group Performance Management Committee and organizes and oversees the work of the Board of Directors. The Chairman and Chief Executive Officer liaises between the Board of Directors and shareholders. 

The rules of procedure of Board of Directors detail the responsibilities and authority of the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of TotalEnergies SE.

The Executive Committee: the decision-making body for the management of TotalEnergies' businesses

The Executive Committee implements the strategic orientations defined by the Board of Directors and authorizes related investments, subject to the approval of the Board of Directors for amounts exceeding 3% of shareholders' equity or notification of the Board for investments exceeding 1% of shareholders' equity.

Under the responsibility of the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, since March 1, 2021, the eight members of the Executive Committee are:

The Group Performance Management Committee: Steering Business Performance

The Group Performance Management Committee examines, analyzes and manages TotalEnergies' HSE (Health, Safety and Environment), financial and business performance. It meets once a month.

In addition to the members of the Executive Committee, this Committee is composed of the heads of the Group's main business units, as well as a limited number of Senior Vice Presidents of functions at Group and business segment level.

Thierry Desmarets lors de l'assemblée générale 2016 de Total au Palais des Congrès.

Biographies of the Members of our Corporate Governance Bodies

Profile, experiences and expertises: read the biographies of the members of the Board of Directors and General Management.

2020 Universal Registration Document

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TotalEnergies organizational chart