Oil supermajor, TotalEnergies, has deepened its footprints in Nigeria’s downstream oil subsector as it began rebranding of its stations nationwide.
Platforms Africa reports that the Managing Director of the company’s downstream arm, Imrane Barry, who led other members of the company’s top management team to the official launch of the new name at the Abule Onigbagbo station in Lagos, said that the TotalEnergies, which remains the only International Oil Company (IOC) in the Nigeria’s downstream, would continue its operations and investments in the country.
This move, he said, was a result of TotalEnergies’ belief in Nigeria.
Speaking on the official rebranding of Abule Onogbagbo station attended by GM, Retails, Abdullahi Umar, GM, HSEQ, Muhyideen Nurudeen; GM, Human Resources, Adesua Adewole; ans GM, Operations, Rabiu AbdulMutalib, Barry added that the company would increase its participation in the supply of all the core sources of energy.
Other top managment staff at the event include the GM, Lubricants, Bolaji Fajimi; GM, Commercial, Weruche Neagbara; GM, SG, Lesley Baxter; and EGM, Popoola Mordi; Special Adviser, Charles Atiomo.
Shareholders of oil supermajor, Total have, at an Ordinary and Extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting, approved almost unanimously, the resolution to change the company’s name from Total to TotalEnergies.
This, a resolution passed at the Paris meeting showed, is thereby anchoring TotalEnergies strategic transformation into a broad energy company in its identity.
In tandem with this name change, TotalEnergies is adopting a new visual identity.
The company, according to statistics has 105,000 employees that are committed to energy that is ever more affordable, clean, reliable and accessible to as many people as possible.
Active in more than 130 countries, TotalEnergies says its 105,000 employeed are to keep putting sustainable development in all dimensions at the heart of its projects and operations to contribute to the well-being of people.
TotalEnergies is a broad energy company that produces and markets energies on a global scale: oil and biofuels, natural gas and green gases, renewables and electricity.
“On May 28, 2021 in Paris, during an Ordinary and Extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting, shareholders approved almost unanimously, the resolution to change the company’s name from Total to TotalEnergies, thereby anchoring its strategic transformation into a broad energy company in its identity. In tandem with this name change, TotalEnergies is adopting a new visual identity;” a document rekeased after the Paris meeting showed.
“Energy is life. We all need it and it’s a source of progress. So today, to contribute to the sustainable development of the planet facing the climate challenge, we are moving forward, together, towards new energies. Energy is reinventing itself, and this energy journey is ours.
“Our ambition is to be a world-class player in the energy transition. That is why Total is transforming and becoming TotalEnergies,” Patrick Pouyanné, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of TotalEnergies, said in a direct message to all staff of the company across 130 countries of the World.