Mr Frederick Asasa has been appointed Chief Financial Officer and member of TotalEnergies EP Nigeria Limited’s Executive Committee (EXCOM) effective January 1, 2022.
He takes over for Mrs Tai Oshisanya, who will leave the company at the end of March 2022.
Asia brings over three decades of finance experience to the position.
He joined TotalEnergies in 1999 as Head of Accounts and has held several senior positions within the company in Nigeria and at its headquarters in France since then.
Until his appointment, Mr Asasa was the Finance Controller at TotalEnergies EP Headquarters in Paris, France, where he was in charge of group financial reporting activities for affiliates in the North Sea, Russia, and Continental Europe.
He had previously served as Finance Controller at Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Limited and as General Manager, Deepwater Assets Finance, TotalEnergies EP Nigeria Limited.
Mr Asasa holds a bachelor’s degree in mathematics as well as an MBA and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (FCA) and the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (FCTI).
Recall that, Total, a multinational oil firm, has changed its name to TotalEnergies. This is part of the international oil company (IOC’s) moves to become a world-class player in the energy transition.
The name change complies with the resolution made at its just-concluded ordinary and extraordinary shareholders meeting held in Paris, France.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of TotalEnergies, Patrick Pouyanné, explained that Total is transforming to TotalEnergies in its strategic transformation into a broad energy company, adding that TotalEnergies would become a full-fledged energy company that would be committed to producing and providing energies that are ever more affordable, reliable and clean.
He said the company would produce and market globally, oil and biofuels, natural and green gas, renewables and electricity.
The CEO said its 105,000 workforces, with a presence in more than 130 countries, are committed to energy that is ever more affordable, clean, reliable and accessible to as many people as possible and to contribute to the well-being of people