Air Liquide

Company Information from ICIS

Air Liquide is an international group specialised in industrial and medical gases and related services. It supplies oxygen, nitrogen, hydrogen and many other products and services to a wide variety of industries. Its gas and services business is divided into divisions covering industrial customers, large industries, healthcare industrial customers, electronics and other activities.

In recent years the company has made a number of acquisitions including Japan Air Gases and restructuring its southeast Asia joint venture holdings. Air Liquide also acquired Lurgi, an engineering company, which will strategically complement Air Liquide’s air separation technology and accelerate the company’s capacity to invest.

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Key Personnel

Chairman and CEO: Benot Potier
Member: Lindsay Owen-Jones
Member: Thierry Desmarest
Member: Alain Joly
Member: Rolf Krebs
Member: Cornelis van Lede
Member: Beatrice Majnoni d'Intignano
Member: Gerard de La Martiniere
Member: Thierry Peugeot
Member: Paul Skinner
Member: Karen Katen
Member: Jean-Claude Buono

Senior Management

Chairman and CEO: Benoît Potier
Senior executive VP: Pierre Dufour
Senior VP (Europe and healthcare activities): Jean-Pierre Duprieu
Senior VP (engineering and construction): François Darchis
Senior VP (Asia Pacific): Jean-Marc de Royere
Group VP (finance and operations): Fabienne Lecorvaisier
Group VP (large industries): Ron LaBarre
VP (northern and central Europe): Guy Salzgeber
VP (southern and eastern Europe): Augustin de Roubin
VP Americas: Michael Graff
VP (northeast Asia): Mok Kwong Weng
VP (healthcare world business line and operations): Pascal Vinet
VP (human resources): François Abrial


Air Liquide
75 Quai D'Orsay
75321 Paris Cedex 07

Tel: +33 1 4062 5555


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