Management Executives

Anne-Solange Renouard - Managing Director

Ms. Anne-Solange Renouard is a graduate of ESSEC Business School in France and Institute of Political Studies of Paris, France. She joined the Total Group in 1996 and has worked in different positions in logistics, audit, strategy, management control and marketing. She became Managing Director of Total Mauritius in 2012, a position she held until November 2015 when she was appointed Managing Director, Total Kenya.

Premanand Dhoomon - Financial Director

Mr. Premanand Dhoomon is a Fellow member of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountant (ACCA). After five years spent in accounting and auditing practice, he joined in 1992 the Finance Department of Esso Mauritius Limited. Following the take-over of Esso activities by Total Mauritius in 2005, he was appointed as Finance Manager of the merged entities. In 2009, he joined the Group Audit Department in Paris and in 2012 he was appointed as the Marketing & Services Branch Fraud Risk Prevention Coordinator, a position he held until his appointment as Finance Director of Total Kenya Limited in May 2015. Premanand is also the Compliance Officer of the Company.

Joshua Ouma - Operations Manager

Mr Joshua A. Ouma holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, FCH from the University of Nairobi along with CPA. He joined Total Kenya in 1996 as Depots & Distribution Assistant and rose to the ranks of Joint Venture Depot Manager and Depots & Distribution Manager respectively. He has served the Total Group in several countries, in 2004 as Operations Manager at Total Malawi, 2006 as Operations Manager at Total Mozambique and 2011 as Operations Manager at Total Tanzania. He was appointed Operations Manager of Total Kenya Limited in July 2015, a position he holds to date.

Irene K. Muinde - Human Resource and Administration Manager

Mrs. Irene K. Muinde joined Total Kenya in September 2013. She holds an Executive MBA in Human Resources from Moi University, Bachelor of Arts, University of Nairobi, Diploma in HRM from Kenya Institute of Management and is a Certified Psychometric Tester and Prince2 Practitioner (Project Methodology). Before joining Total Kenya she served as the Head of Human Resources, Sameer Africa from 2009 – 2013, Human Resources Manager - Housing Finance from 2005 - 2009, Manager: Benefits and Compensation - Housing Finance 2002-2005 and Human Resources Officer - Bestfoods (K) Limited 1998-2002.

John Muchunu

John Muchunu - Health,Safety,Security,
Environment and Quality Manager

Mr. Muchunu has worked for Total Group for twenty seven years. During his tenure, he has held the following positions; Technical Marketing Representative (2 years), Senior Marketing Representative (3 years), Customer Services Manager (2 years), Aviation Manager (2 years). Expatriated to Total Zambia in 2001 as the Marketing Manager, he then moved to Total Uganda in 2004 as the Sales and Marketing Manager. In 2009, John came back to Kenya as Commercial Development Manager and took over the position of Network Sales Manager in 2010. In 2014 he was appointed as HSSEQ Manager, a position held to date. Prior to joining Total Group, Mr. Muchunu worked for BOC Kenya as Assistant Application Engineer for one year five months. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Nairobi.

Charles Wambugu

Charles Wambugu - Risk, Governance & Compliance Manager

Mr. Charles Wambugu holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Nairobi and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). He joined Caltex (Chevron) Kenya in 2000 moving on to the Total Group during the Chevron take-over in 2009 as the Chief Internal Auditor. Charles started his career with Coopers & Lybrand in 1989 as Senior Auditor and then worked as Audit Manager for British Oxygen (BOC) Kenya Ltd from 1992 to 1996 and for the Unga Group of companies from 1997 to 2000. He joined Chevron as a Supervising Auditor and moved through the ranks to become Area Audit Manager, a role he held until the take-over by Total.

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Dr. Macharia Irungu – Strategy & Corporate Affairs Director

Dr.Macharia Irungu holds a Doctorate of Philosophy (strategic Management) and a Bachelor of Science (Industrial Chemistry) from the University of Nairobi along with a Master’s in Business Management (Marketing) from Newport University (USA). He joined Total Kenya in November 2017, from Gulf Africa Petroleum Corporation (GAPCO) Kenya Ltd where he was the Group CEO . He has over 27 years’ experience in different Senior Management roles in the Oil Industry in Kenya and Africa .He is also a member of the America Chamber of Commerce and the Kenya Institute of Management. He has held several Director positions in charitable and government organizations as well as guiding and supervising Masters and PhD Candidates in his area of expertise. He is also the CEO of Safe Way Right Way (SWRW), an NGO handling road safety.

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Ellon Kamau – Chief Internal Auditor

Ellon Kamau holds a Bachelor of Science in International Business Administration (USIU), an ACCA certificate in International Auditing and a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration – Finance from the University of Leicester (UK). He has 24 years working experience in the Total Group. Before re-joining Total Kenya he was the Chief accountant at Total Exploration and Production Kenya (TEPK) since September 2013. Other prior positions held include Finance & Admin Director (Total Jamaica), Group Auditor (Total UK), Internal Audit Manager, Treasury Manager, Reporting Manager, Special Projects Manager and acting Financial Accounting Manager.

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Susan Gacheru - Supply Manager

Susan Gacheru holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Accounting from Catholic University of East Africa and a Diploma in Supply and Purchasing from the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply. She joined Total Kenya as Supply Manager in July 2017 from GAPCO Kenya Ltd where she was the Supply & Trading Manager for a period of 3 years. Other positions she has held include Supply & Trading Coordinator at Hashi Energy Ltd between January 2012 and April 2014, Supply Planning Supervisor at Libya Oil Kenya Limited from December 2010 to December 2011 and previously held various roles within Finance department at ExxonMobil (now Libya Oil Kenya Ltd) since January 2004.