Vice President, LNG Marketing & Shipping
Total Mozambique LNG
He has 30 years of experience working in the international oil and natural gas industry and began his career as a wireline engineer working for Schlumberger. Following his doctoral studies, he spent eight years in Russia with Royal Dutch Shell, including an assignment with Sakhalin Energy Investment Company, where he marketed the first sales of Russian LNG into the Asia-Pacific. Following a corporate planning assignment with Shell in Houston, Dr Seck joined Qatargas Operating Company where he worked six years as Assistant Director, LNG Marketing, East of Suez, with the responsibility for maintaining and growing Qatargas’ LNG sales portfolio throughout the Asia-Pacific region. At the beginning of 2015, he joined Uniper Global Commodities as Regional Head of LNG, Asia, based in Singapore. In November 2016 he joined Anadarko Petroleum Corporation as VP LNG Marketing & Shipping and led a team which successfully secured 11 MTPA of long-term LNG sales which culminated in the final investment decision of the Mozambique LNG project in June 2019. In September 2019 Total acquired the Anadarko’s interest in the Mozambique LNG project and became the Operator of the Area 1 Concession.
Dr Seck holds a PhD from the Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy, University of Dundee, Scotland and a Bachelor of Science in geological engineering from Queen’s University, Canada.