Air Liquide SA

Air Liquide SA

Sector: Industrial Gases Region: France

: | Euronext Paris: AI | XETRA: AIL | OTC Markets: AIQUY | OTC Markets: AIQUF

Air Liquide SA supplies gases, technologies and services for the industry and health businesses. The company operates its business through three segments: Gas & Services, Engineering & Construction and Other Activities. The Gas & Services segment engages in the supply of gases, which is organized by geographical area such as Europe, Americas, Asia-Pacific and the Middle-East and Africa. It operates in four markets: large industries, industrial Merchant, Healthcare and electronics. The Large Industries market supplies industrial gases by operating major production units to serve customers in the steel, chemicals and refining industries with high gas consumption, requiring delivery through a pipeline. The Industrial Merchant market supplies a wide range of different gases, application equipment and services to industries of all sizes requiring variable quantities, distributed in bulk or in cylinders. The Healthcare market supplies medical gases, hygiene products, medical devices and services to hospitals and patients in their homes. It also produces and distributes healthcare specialty ingredients for the personal care, pharmaceutical and vaccine markets. The Electronics market supplies gas and services for the production of semi-conductors, flat panels and photovoltaic panels. The Engineering & Construction segment designs, develops and builds industrial gas production plants for the Group and third parties. It also designs and manufactures plants in the traditional, renewable and alternative energy sectors. The Other Activities segment primarily operates its business through two businesses: Welding and Diving. The Welding business develops welding and cutting technologies, which covers a wide market range such as naval shipyards, automotive, transport equipment, infrastructures, boilers, distributors, machinery and equipment and energy. The Diving business markets deep-sea diving and swimming equipment to professionals and private individuals. Air Liquide was founded by Georges Claude and Paul Delorme on November 8, 1902 and is headquartered in Paris, France.

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Air Liquide : repart à la hausse

Air Liquide devrait rallier le niveau à 93,80EUR suite au rebond sur le support majeur à 89,80EUR, retracement de 61,8% de la hausse précédente. Le turbo call ING D345G permet de jouer ce scénario avec une performance à l'objectif d'environ 33,2%.

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Air Liquide : repart à la hausse

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Benoit Potier visiting Bibendum Challenge 2011

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Benoît Potier, Chairman and CEO
Since 1981 with Air Liquide, Benoît Potier has handled many aspects of Air Liquide’s business. Since his appointment as Corporate Chief Executive in 1997, he has assumed global responsibility for operations and development. Benoît Potier has been Chairman and CEO since 2006. Memberships: Vice President, ERT (European Round Table of Industrialists) Director, Danone Group Member, Supervisory Board, Michelin Director, École Centrale des Arts et Manufactures Member, INSEAD French Council.
Pierre DUFOUR, Senior Executive Vice-President
Born in 1955 – Canadian nationality  Science degree in Civil Engineering from Ecole Polytechnique (University of Montreal)  Master’s degree in Civil Engineering from Stanford University, Advanced Management Program (Harvard Business School), Doctor Honoris Causa from University of Montreal  Member of the Board of Directors of Archer Daniels Midland Company
Jean-Pierre Duprieu, Executive Vice-President
Born in 1952 – French nationality  Master’s degree in the Institut National Agronomique of Paris Grignon - Specialized in « Food Industry »  Institut de Contrôle de Gestion de Paris  Member of the Supervising Board of Michelin

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