Committee membership: N, R, S
Career: Pierre started his career at SNC Lavalin Group, a Canadian engineering, procurement and construction management business. He joined Air Liquide in 1997, later becoming Chief Executive and also Chairman of the Board of Air Liquide Canada. Pierre went on to several different positions within Air Liquide where he had responsibility for North American operations, whilst also overseeing safety and industrial risk management and operations in South America, Africa and the Middle East. In 2007 he became Senior Executive Vice President of the Air Liquide Group with responsibility for all Air Liquide group activities across The Americas, Middle East, Africa and Asia as well as supervising engineering, project execution, safety and industrial risk management.
Skills and experience: Pierre has significant experience in the areas of safety and risk management. As well as his significant experience on the main board of Air Liquide, Pierre has over 6 years’ experience as a Non-executive Director of Archer Daniels Midland having joined the Board in May 2010.