Simon Moore, Vice-President of Investor Relations, Corporate Relations and Sustainability at Air Products, has said he will retire from the industrial gas giant next year (2023).

Having served with Air Products for 33 years, Moore will retire at the end of March (2023). The search for his successor has already commenced to ensure a smooth transition.

Within his time at Air Products Moore has held a variety of roles, including a merchant gas sales representative, tonnage business manager, director of fab development for electronics and global director of electronic materials.

Seifi Ghasemi, Chairman, President and CEO of Air Products, said, “Simon informed me of his decision to retire at the end of March 2023, and I want to acknowledge and thank him for the continued, vital role he plays leading our engagement with investors, communities and a variety of sustainability-focused stakeholders.”

“As we seek his successor, Simon will continue to provide his deep knowledge and expertise in support of our growth strategy and the many opportunities ahead for Air Products. I am grateful for his hard work, leadership and dedication to creating shareholder value.”

Simon Moore

Simon Moore

Source: Air Products

Moore added, “After 33 years with the company, I can honestly say that combination of Air Products’ strong industrial gas base business and its global, first-mover hydrogen projects puts Air Products in a unique position of strength.”

“I remain very excited about Air Products’ leadership in driving the energy transition – and the tremendous opportunities this continues to create for our employees, investors, customers and many other stakeholders.”

He continued, “I look forward to supporting the search for my successor and to a smooth transition process as Air Products carries those strengths forward.”