Total is an established leader in the global oil industry. Our worldwide presence strengthens our ability to diversify our activities and develop new energies.
Total's global presence extends worldwide. We employ a workforce of more than 100,000, of whom almost 4,300 were expatriates in 2011.
Governance at Total
The direction of our activities is guided by our Board of Directors and its five committees. The Executive Committee and Management Committee are responsible for Total's general management.
Total Corporate Foundation
The Total Foundation is involved in programs and initiatives of public interest and promotes social cohesion through its action. It focuses on four areas: public health, community support, culture and the environment.
Our Strategic Vision
Our strategic vision is built squarely on sustainable development. The interrelated nature of our businesses and our commitment to listening to our customers are also key components.
How We Are Organized
We are organized into three interrelated business segments: Upstream, Marketing & Services and Refining & Chemicals. Our business segments capture synergies among our different activities and operations.
Innovation at Total
Research and Development (R&D) is a cornerstone of our activities. Our innovations are designed and developed in partnership with scientists.
An Active Motorsports Sponsor
Total sponsors motorsports by supporting a number of competitions that demand performance and technological excellence, from the Dakar Rally to Formula One and World Rally Car racing.