Essential intelligence on Africa and the Middle East

Home > News > Monitoring News > Maurel & Prom: New CEO

Maurel & Prom: New CEO

Maurel & Prom has named former Total executive Olivier de Langavant to replace Michel Hochard as chief executive. De Langavant, a former managing director of Total E&P Angola who was most recently a member of the Total Group Management Committee, takes over with effect from 1 November. Earlier this year, M&P acquired the 20% stakes in Angola blocks 3/05 and 3/05A previously owned by Angola Japan Oil Company, and the company is considering buying Colombia-focused Amerisur Resources.

Due diligence

For clients seeking a balanced picture of a company or individual, due diligence can provide an accurate view of their reputation, connections and identify potential problems

More >

Strategic advisory

From political risk to market entry studies our strategic advisory service is specifically tailored to a client’s current or intended strategic position

More >


Our consultancy services range from carrying out large-scale quantitative projects for public sector clients to identifying opportunities and monitoring risks for investors and developers

More >


Engaging government and industry with local experts to discuss the changing political landscape and emerging investment trends in Africa and the Middle East

More >