People: Air Products and Chemicals Inc (APD)
29 Sep 2014
Mr. Seifollah Ghasemi is Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, Senior Vice President and General Manager - Tonnage Gases, Equipment and Energy and China President of the Company. Seifi Ghasemi has extensive international experience and significant knowledge of corporate governance, portfolio management, strategic planning, talent management and international operations. Prior to Rockwood Holdings, he was with GKN plc, a UK-based global industrial company where he served in various leadership positions, including chairman and CEO of GKN Sinter Metals and as a director of the Main Board. His industry experience includes nearly 20 years with The BOC Group, a global industrial gas company now part of Linde AG, where he held various senior positions including President of BOC Gases, Americas, and was a member of the BOC Group Board of Directors. Mr. Ghasemi currently serves on the Board of Directors of EnerSys, the largest industrial battery manufacturer in the world, and is Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Chemetall GmbH, a global manufacturer and developer of specialty chemicals. He holds an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University and received his undergraduate degree from Abadan Institute of Technology.
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