Michael Borrell

Senior Vice President, North Sea & Russia



Michael Borrell, a graduate of Cambridge University in Chemical Engineering (MSc 1993, BA 1984), joined Total’s Exploration & Production in 1985. He has held several positions in the Group, especially in the UK and Argentina.


From 2003 he held the position of Vice President Corporate Planning & Business Development for Total E&P Indonesia. In 2006, he was appointed President & CEO of Total E&P Canada in Calgary. In 2009, he was Vice President of the Caspian Area & Central Asia.


In 2010, he became Senior Vice President, Continental Europe & Central Asia then, in 2015, he is appointed Senior Vice President Europe & Central Asia which comprises the former Continental Europe & Central Asia Division and Northern Europe Division.


Effective September 2017, Michael is appointed Senior Vice President of the new geographical division, North Sea & Russia Division.