Raphael Guerithault was appointed in January 2019 Managing Director for Schlumberger East & South Africa, based in Maputo, Mozambique.
His 18-year experience in Oil & Gas, all of which with Schlumberger, exposed him to a variety of technical, functional and managerial positions across geographies. Following an initial 5-year Reservoir Engineering experience in North America, he spent 7 years in South-East Asia developing and managing software, information and integrated operations solutions for the upstream E&P.
In 2012, Raphael moved to Egypt as HR Director for East Africa & East Mediterranean Oilfield Services, before joining in 2015 the Schlumberger workforce productivity corporate transformation program out of Paris, France. In 2016, he moved to London, UK as Vice President Software Technologies & Solutions, where he led major digitalization projects and the development of strategic partnerships to anchor the E&P transition to new engineering, deployment and commercial platforms.
He holds degrees in Chemical Engineering from the National Institute in Chemical Engineering in Toulouse, France and from the University of Houston.