Michael Blondin, Global Sales Director, Cryogenic Division - VRV

Michael Blondin is the Global Sales Director of VRV’s Cryogenic Division and has been working in the cryogenic equipment industry for 20 years.  Michael is passionate about the global cryogenic equipment industry that has allowed him to live and work on three continents and discover our industry by calling on industrial gas companies in almost 60 countries.  This is Michael’s XXth gasworld conference.

Michael leads VRV’s worldwide sales team where VRV currently operate out sites in Italy, India, France, Brazil, Czech Republic, UK, Germany, Jordan and Malaysia.

Prior to joining VRV, Blondin gained significant experience in the cryogenic tank and trailer market worldwide with an Air Liquide group company, where he led global sales for their internal equipment manufacturer for 15 years where he was also a member of their Management Committee.

Blondin is drawing upon this broad experience to provide an insight into the recent trends in optimized distribution in the Middle East.

Originally from the United States, Michael obtained a Double Bachelor’s Degree in Strategic Management and International Business in Michigan and moved to France in 1994.  He has dual French and American nationality, has a home-office in France and works out of most of the VRV sites and offices worldwide.


MENA Industrial Gas Conference 2015

Day 2, Session 4 – Commercial Sessions

14:00 - Maximising Distribution in the Middle East: A Case Study of the Trend