Sofiane Ben Tounes has more than 23 years of international career over the five continents in Energy, infrastructure projects and top executive managerial positions with blue-chip Multinational Corporates. He is the Chairman & CEO of Oscar Infrastructure Services. Sofiane graduated in 1994 from the polytechnic institute of Grenoble, France. He holds an Engineering degree in physics with major in instrumentation & minor in nuclear physics and a Master in Signal Processing. He also holds a BSc in Applied Mathematics & Computer Science from Joseph Fourier University in 1993. Sofiane started his career in 1993 with TOTAL as an R&D geophysicist.
He worked for 17 years with Schlumberger all over the globe and carried several responsibilities in engineering, R&D, Sales, Business development, operations, safety & security and senior executive management. His last positions with Schlumberger were VP & General Manager for Schlumberger Iraq and then Sudan. In 2011, Sofiane joined General Electric as President & CEO for all businesses in North East Africa. In this position and during his tenure, he masterminded, structured the financing and executed successfully multi Million/Billion infrastructure projects in Tunisia, Egypt and Libya.
In 2016, Sofiane founded OSCAR Infrastructure Services, a company operating in Middle East & Africa specialized in project development, EPC contracting, Capacity building and consultancy in Power & Water, Renewables, IT & Telecom and Healthcare.
Sofiane is a Tunisian Citizen, married and blessed with two kids.