Eugene Toukam

Eugene Toukam

Commercial Director SSA BHGE

Eugene Toukam leads Commercial Development portfolio for Baker Hughes in Sub Saharan Africa.
His role involves driving the company’s efforts in shaping the future of energy on the continent.
Eugene is an energy industry veteran with 28 years’ experience. He started his career at Schlumberger as a field engineer in 1991 and has worked extensively in Western Canada, Europe, North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa.
Prior to joining Baker Hughes, Eugene was Vice-President, Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) Europe and Africa, Schlumberger based in Paris, France. Before that, for 4 years he led the Schlumberger operations in East Africa (with bases in Mozambique, Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda), during the discovery of large amount of hydrocarbons resources in this region. He built strong local capacity, maintaining strong cooperation with customers and local stakeholders.
Eugene holds a master’s degree in mechanical engineering. He’s attended professional programs at Harvard University, Colorado State University and IMD Switzerland.
Away from work, Eugene is a keen golfer, with the goal of hitting a single-digit handicap. He’s also passionate about African culture, art and history. He has lived in or visited every hydrocarbon-producing country in Africa. He’s married with lovely children.
 

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Thursday 07/11/2019

From 09:30 To 10:30

11/07/2019 09:30 11/07/2019 10:30 Driving the Digital Revolution in the African Upstream

This introductory panel will explore many of the digitalisation enablers and emerging themes addressing both the exciting opportunities as well as the implementation challenges faced by Governments, Operators and the supply chain:

  • How will technology change the sector over the next 10, 15 years?
  • What technology is really going to make a difference and why?
  • How companies can maximise the effectiveness of digitalisation: cost reduction and operational transparency?
  • How can Operators become enablers of change and best work with the supply chain to drive the required innovation, encouraging supply chain initiatives and developing appropriate business models?
Future Technology & Innovation Forum

Future Technology & Innovation Forum

"Driving the Digital Revolution in the African Upstream"

Ben Oudman Dag Helland-Hansen Eugene Toukam
Time and date

Thursday 07/11/2019

From 09:30 To 10:30

11/07/2019 09:30 11/07/2019 10:30 Driving the Digital Revolution in the African Upstream

This introductory panel will explore many of the digitalisation enablers and emerging themes addressing both the exciting opportunities as well as the implementation challenges faced by Governments, Operators and the supply chain:

  • How will technology change the sector over the next 10, 15 years?
  • What technology is really going to make a difference and why?
  • How companies can maximise the effectiveness of digitalisation: cost reduction and operational transparency?
  • How can Operators become enablers of change and best work with the supply chain to drive the required innovation, encouraging supply chain initiatives and developing appropriate business models?
Future Technology & Innovation Forum
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Future Technology & Innovation Forum

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