Deputy Director Major Risks Division at TotalEnergies
Dirk Roosendans holds a master degree in Chemical Engineering, a master degree in Safety Engineering and a PhD in Engineering Science. He has been working for more than 30 years in the area of process safety, the first 10 years with some consulting companies and more than 20 years in different business units of TotalEnergies (chemicals, petrochemicals, refining). In his career, he performed hundreds of technical and non-technical studies and audits in the area of process safety. He gave dozens of presentations on process safety related matters at international conferences and is author of several peer reviewed publications in professional journals. He is also the winner of several awards for his developments in process safety. Dirk Roosendans intervenes as a trainer at several universities and schools. Currently, Dirk Roosendans is the deputy manager of the major risks division of the One HSE direction of TotalEnergies at HQ Paris La Défense (France).