Pierre Michel - Director of Elf-RE Europe
Born December 19, 1910 in Neufchâteau (Vosges). Neufchâteau High School, Faculty of Sciences of Nancy. National School of Geology and Mining Prospecting (Géologie Nancy) and National School of Petroleum and Engines. Exploration director at the RAP (Autonomous Régie of Petroleum) and at CREPS (Company for oil exploration and exploitation in the Sahara) from 1946 to 1965, who will discover Saharan oil in Edjeleh before the Group discovers Hassi Messaoud. Director at ERAP in 1966. European Director of Elf-Research and Operations.
President of several upstream subsidiaries of Elf, in particular in the European region (Elf-Italiana Mineraria, Elf-Norge, Petroland, Elf-UK) and director in other subsidiaries (ENDENSA, Petronord). Manager of Amphitrite (company representing the Group in West Germany). Laureate of the Geological Society of France and the Faculty of Sciences of Nancy.