Mariam Kane-Garcia

Total Energies Marketing South Africa
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer and
Executive VP Southern Africa (M&S)

Education: Mariam is a graduate of the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris (ESCP-EAP) Mariam Kane-Garcia has been with TotalEnergies for almost 20 years.

 Born in France and raised in West Africa, Mariam is a graduate of the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris. She joined TotalEnergies’ Paris office as a Cost Controller in the Refining and Marketing division, in 2001.

 Following her assignment in the France Retail division in 2004, she in 2007 moved in to head up the development of the commercial and retail business in the Asia-Pacific region, in Singapore. In 2009, she was appointed Corporate Affairs and Financial Director of TotalEnergies RM Vietnam. Mariam held this position until end 2011, when she returned to France to take up the post of Vice President of Strategy for the Africa/Middle East region, in the Marketing and Services division.

 Mariam was in 2016 announced as the new Strategy and Business Development Director for Exploration and Production in the United Kingdom where she joined the Upstream division in the North Sea until August 2019, when she took up her most recent post in South Africa in September 2020.

 The MD & CEO of TotalEnergies Marketing South Africa, Country Chair for TotalEnergies in South Africa and Executive Vice President for the Southern Africa region, Mariam lives in Johannesburg with her husband and three children.