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Geoffrey Mark Jones


Geoffrey Jones - Exploration & Production - Total

Geoffrey Mark Jones - Marine Specialist

Geoffrey qualified as a Master Mariner (Class 1 Deck Unlimited) in 1992, after graduating from Liverpool John Moores University in 1991 with a Higher National Diploma in Nautical Science. He had previously started his professional seagoing career in 1981 with Shell. He joined Total in 2004 as a vetting superintendent in the Trading & Shipping (T&S) Division based at Paris headquarters.

From 2007 to 2012, he was Vetting & Safety Manager at the T&S USA affiliate based in Houston. He was responsible for providing regional maritime expertise, as well as marine assurance and crisis management functions.

Next, he joined the Gas & Power Division in 2012 and was seconded to the Angola LNG joint venture project as the Marine Assurance Manager, based in the London office. During this time, working with the partner parent companies, he was responsible for setting up the marine assurance standards and procedures.

On completion of that assignment in 2015, Geoff transferred to Exploration & Production, where he worked until 2019 as a marine specialist, providing technical and operational advice to various projects and affiliates and auditing Total's upstream marine activities. He was also part of the Category Management (CATMAN) duet providing technical support to the Offshore Support Vessel category commercial teams.

Geoff is currently Shipping Manager in the LNG Shipping Technical Support Department of Gas, Renewables & Power’s LNG Division.

Liquefied Natural Gas

Managing LNG Transfer Between Two Vessels