Michel has 40 years of experience in Drilling industry with major companies (TOTAL, QATARGAS, ADMA OPCO) in various parts of the world.

Covering as Drilling Manager a broad range of activities in exploration and development campaigns, onshore and offshore in multicultural teams.

In 2009 he was the founder/director of a Service oil company in Syria (OMNA Group Ltd in Damascus).

He joined NAPHTA in 2013 as Drilling Manager in Kurdistan.

Graduated from the Institute of Technology and the French Petroleum Institute (IFP school) in Paris, with a MSc in Petroleum Engineering.

Michel is a proactive person, driven by team work, performance and company values.

He currently resides in France and is a golf player.