Dr. Peter HERBEL

Dr. Peter HERBELAttorney, former General Counsel of Total SA, Paris, France

P eter HERBEL holds a PhD in law in France and in Germany and was lecturer and research assistant at the universities of Montpellier, France, and of Freiburg, Germany. After working as attorney in a law firm in Düsseldorf, Germany, he became Secretary General of Thomson Multimedia and was from 2004 to 2013 General Counsel of Total, both based in Paris, France. He now advices clients mainly on corporate social responsiblity and human rights and lectures on these topics at universities and conferences.