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09/09/2018 News

Total Uganda Introduces New Managing Director

Obi IMEMBA


Obi IMEMBA is a purpose driven and transformational leader, passionate about adding value and making sustainable contributions within his sphere of influence. Obi draws on over 20 years of experience in the oil gas industry, and has held several leadership roles in the Exploration and Production sector.

He started his career as a Technical Safety engineer when he joined Total in 2002. Since then, he has worked in various capacities across different countries where Total operates.

Mr. IMEMBA has worked with the Total group for over 16 years and has served in several leadership positions hence, he brings with him a wealth of experience.

Prior to joining Total Uganda Ltd., he worked as the Field Operations Manager in Total E&P Netherlands where he successfully developed and implemented a new Operating model for the affiliate.

During his career with Total, Obi has also held roles as Offshore Installations Manager, Production Manager; and several other roles in facilities, projects and operations management in different countries including France, South Korea and Nigeria.

He holds a master's degree in Asset Integrity Management from the Robert Gordon University Aberdeen, U.K. and a bachelor's degree in Industrial and Production Engineering from the Federal University of Technology Owerri, Nigeria.

Recently, Obi was appointed as the Managing Director of Total Uganda Limited.

In addition to his career in Total, Obi is the founder and leader of Hillcity Foundation, an NGO focused on adding value to young lives through mentoring, educational support and economic empowerment.

He is married with three lovely children.