Patrick Pouyanné is a French businessperson who has been at the helm of 7 different companies. Presently, he occupies the position of Chairman at United Way L'Alliance.
He is also on the board of Capgemini SE and Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Total SA.
He previously held the position of Chairman of Total Raffinage Chimie, Chairman at Total E&P Recherche Développement SAS, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Total E&P New Ventures, Inc., Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for Total E&P Activites Petrolieres SA, Chairman of Total Petrochemicals & Refining SA and Senior Vice President-Strategy at Total E & P Qatar.
He received an undergraduate degree from Ecole Polytechnique and an undergraduate degree from École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris.