Omar Germouni, Middle East Business Director - Air Liquide
Omar Germouni has been with Air Liquide for nearly 16 years. He has occupied various roles in R&D, sales, business development, corporate strategy and operations control, and his assignments have taken him to the US, Europe and now the Middle East. Germouni started off as a research scientist in combustion, modelling and process control in 2001, and later created and led Air Liquide’s first advanced process control group in the US in 2004, based in Chicago.
In 2006 he was appointed key account manager, based in Paris and followed this up in 2008 with appointment to the role of strategic account manager in charge of ArcelorMittal worldwide. In 2010, Germouni was appointed director of Industrial Merchant Corporate Strategy and Operations Control, based at Air Liquide’s Head Office in Paris.
He moved to Dubai in 2013 to develop a business roadmap and lead Air Liquide’s development in the greater Middle East region, and has several patents under his name.
Day 2, Session 3 – Growth Drivers for Merchant Markets
10:00 - Air Liquide and Innovation