As Deputy Managing Director, Port Harcourt District, Mr. Le-Cocq would oversee the company’s Joint Venture activities, onshore and offshore.
Le-Cocq is a 1987 engineering graduate of ÉcoleCentrale de Lyon in France and he also has a Post Graduate degree in Petroleum Engineering from École Nationale Supérieure du Pétroleet des Moteurs (1988).
He was Head of the Planning Department, Total E&P Thailand; Manager, Business Development, Total E&P Qatar; Project Director, New Ventures & Assets Management Division, Total Head Office, Paris; Executive General Manager, Eastern Deepwater Assets, Total E&P Nigeria; and Vice President Nigeria, Total Head Office, Paris.
He began his career in Total in 1990 in the Scientific & Technical Research Center in Pau, France and had undertaken top technical and management positions in various Total subsidiaries around the world.
Le-Cocq returns to Nigeria with a wealth of experience spanning over 26 years in the oil and gas industry.
Before his present appointment, he was Managing Director of Total E&P Yemen, where he was also the Group Representative in that country.