Born in Paris in 1978, passionate about international travels, world languages and cultures, he began his international career as an operational expert and manager at Total and BP in the field of deepwater subsea technologies. He had the opportunity to directly participate in the development of the most challenging flagship deepwater fields in the Gulf of Guinea, essentially in Angola and Congo, and also to follow new project startups in various countries such as Norway or South Korea. After 15 years working across the globe, he co-founded XWELLS with a team of international oil and gas experts, with the view to create a disruptive business advisory firm with a strategic and operational expertise focused on new deepwater basins. Chartered Engineer from IMarEST (UK), he holds a Msc. from the Ecole Centrale de Lille and a Msc. from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure du Pétrole et des Moteurs – IFP School in France.