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
Sofiane is a Tunisian Citizen, married and blessed with two