Vivo Energy Maroc, a company responsible for the marketing and distribution of Shell fuels and lubricants and Butagaz brand liquefied petroleum gas in Morocco, has just appointed Matthias de Larminat as Managing Director, effective October 1, 2023. succeeds Peyami Oven, who has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Maghreb and Indian Ocean.
Previously, the new manager held the position of Managing Director of Vivo Energy Mauritius since 2019. He also had an important career within CMA CGM, a large company in the field of container transport and shipping. Within this company he started as General Manager of DELMAS in Gabon and subsequently became Deputy General Manager for Vietnam and Cambodia. He later took over management of the group’s real estate assets. His period at CMA CGM ended with the establishment of a regional office for the Middle East, based in Beirut.
Matthias de Larminat is a graduate of the Global MBA from ESSEC, the French War School, and he has a Master’s degree in Defense Economics from Saint Cyr Military School.