Vice President Manufacturing Africa, Middle East and Asia
David Marion is Vice President of Manufacturing at TOTAL Refining & Chemicals for Africa, Middle East and Asia and Managing Director for Africa. With a career of 28 years in Total group, mainly in refining, David started as Process control engineer for 3 years followed by a position as Operations Superintendent for 4 years in Normandy Refinery (France). After a year in Houston, Texas, David was appointed as Project manager to implement SAP in 12 European refineries. His next position was Maintenance manager at Feyzin refining and petrochemicals (France), followed by a business position in Donges refinery (France). In 2009, he was general manager of SARA refinery (JV Total, Ruby, Exxon) in the Martinique French Caribbean island. He was then back to Normandy refinery as GM for 3 years and then moved to Saudi Arabia in July 2015. He was Vice President Manufacturing at SATORP (JV Saudi Aramco and Total located at Jubail industrial area in Saudi Arabia).