Samuel Dossou-Aworet

We are committed to the development of Africa 

Samuel Dossou-Aworet - Founding Chairman

Engineer of the French Institute of Petroleum (IFP 1972) and Engineer in Petrochemistry and Industrial Organic Synthesis (IPSOI 1971) with over 40 years experience in the oil and mining sector.  He has held high-ranking positions within State structures and in the private sector.


He served as Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), and Chairman of the Expert Committee of the African Petroleum Producers Association (APPA). He is a Founding member, and the first Chairman, of the African Petroleum Institute. He is a member of the African Energy Leaders Group - West Africa (AELG).


Mr. Samuel Dossou-Aworet plays a strategic role in the promotion and the development of oil majors and African companies in Cameroon, Congo, DRC, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Côte d'Ivoire, Namibia, Senegal, South Africa, Uganda, etc.


Mr Samuel Dossou-Aworet is the chairman of the "African Businessmen Round Table" (ABR).