EAGE Board Ballot 2020
The Board proposes Pascal Breton for the position of Secretary-Treasurer.
Pascal BRETON, born in 1966, graduated with Msc in Earth Sciences and Geophysical Engineer degree in 1989.
With 30 years’ experience in O&G industry, he began his career joining Elf Aquitaine in 1989 as geophysicist and developed expertise on borehole geophysics and seismic characterisation. He extended his competencies through R&D project dedicated to Well Steering Management. At the merger with Total in 2000 he was appointed head of “Seismic Calibration and Characterization” department providing services to all Total affiliates and then became team leader of “Reservoir Geophysics Methods” group. In 2007 he decided to move to Human Resources becoming head of “E&P Higher Education Relation” developing strong collaboration with academics and youth. Naturally he moved to communication in 2011 as Vice-President E&P External Communication, promoting worldwide, TOTAL image and technical excellence. Currently Deputy VP E&P Communications he is also in charge of internal and external communications of the Total technological and R&D nerve centre located in Pau.
During these 30 years Pascal has develop a large network of trust with main professional associations EAGE, SPE, SEG, AAPG, WPC, IPTC…
Also attracted by human challenges he took a sabbatical year in 1998 to work as a volunteer and launch with a friend an NGO (ANAK-Tnk) based in Manila supporting Manila’s most unfortunate children, living in extreme poverty in the streets and in the slums. Back to France, he continued his volunteering commitment by creating and being president of the French and international branches of ANAK-Tnk to promote it and raises fund.