Michel Gouzerh holds a Masters’ degree in Science from Ecole Polytechnique Paris, France. He obtained another Masters’ degree in Refining and Chemical engineering from the French Petroleum Institute (IFP) – Ecolenationale Superieure du Petroleet des Moteurs Paris, France, in 1981.
He joined Mobil Oil France in September 1981 as Process Engineer at the Gravenchon Refinery, France and was appointed General Manager, Mobil Oil Cote d’Ivoire, Abidjan in 1993.
Michel has held several positions including General Manager, Mobil Oil East Africa, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Planning Manager, ExxonMobil Lubricants & Specialties, Africa/Middle East, Brussels, Belgium, Marketing Manager, ExxonMobil Lubricants & Specialties, Africa/Middle East, Brussels, Belgium and Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, ExxonMobil Middle East Marketing Corporation, Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). He is currently Lubes Manager, Turkey & Nigeria Cluster, Istanbul, Turkey.