Air Products extends CEO Ghasemi's term through 2025

23:10 PM | May 21, 2020 | Robert Westervelt

Ghasemi: Ready to "lead  Air
Products for at least another five years.
Air Products has extended chairman and CEO Seifi Ghasemi's term through September 2025. "Air Products continues to perform at an exceptional level and deliver on commitments in numerous areas, including financial performance, global growth, inclusion, technology, employee development and shareholder returns, to name a few," said Chad Deaton, lead director. "The board understands the importance of maintaining continuity as the company pursues even greater growth globally, and clearly, Seifi Ghasemi provides that strong leadership and direction.”
Ghasemi, who will be 81 when the new term expires in 2025, was named chairman, president and chief executive officer of Air Products in 2014. “I am honored to be given the opportunity to lead Air Products for at least another five years,” said Ghasemi.