Aro Gervais holds a Master in Chemical Engineering from Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Industries Chimiques and a PhD from Institut National Polytechnique de Lorraine.
He joined TOTAL Refining in 1992 as a Research Engineer. He has spent around 12 years in Refineries and Petrochemical Plants in Process and Project Engineering. He joined after the E&P Development Engineering Division and occupied several lead positions in Process Engineering. He was TOTAL E&P CONGO Engineering & Commisioning Department Manager up to 2017.
He is now in charge of innovation themes studies and qualifications for LNG business development.