Mark Simons is currently Head of Upstream Gas Origination for Total Gas & Power. Mark has over twenty years of experience in commercial energy trading, origination, business development and strategy roles. He was previously head of European gas trading for Maersk Oil (acquired by Total) and prior to that, head of European gas trading at BG Group (acquired by Shell). Mark started his career with BP.
Mark has considerable experience of building, growing and integrating businesses, leading and developing teams and delivering value. As well as core expertise in gas, Mark has experience in LNG, carbon and power markets. Mark has worked primarily in the UK, but has also been based in Denmark, Norway and Switzerland. He is married with two children.