Executive Vice President, Shanghai Hub
After 10 years with Danone, François Abrial joined the Air Liquide Group in 1996. He was Managing Director of a subsidiary in France and then held the position of Group Deputy Human Resources Director.
From 2004 to 2007, he supervised the Medical Gases and Medical Equipment businesses before taking on responsibility for the Africa and Middle East zone for several years.
In January 2010, he was appointed Vice-President Human Resources of the Air Liquide Group and became a member of the Executive Committee in February 2011.
In March 2017, he became Executive Vice-President of the Shanghai Hub, supervising Air Liquide activities in Asia Pacific.