Airgas announces appointments to executive team
Airgas, an Air Liquide company and a U.S. supplier of industrial gases, welding technologies, and safety products, announced appointments to its executive team.
Marcelo Fioranelli has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Airgas, Inc. In addition to his role as Airgas CEO, Fioranelli also serves on the Board of Airgas, Inc. and Air Liquide Group Vice-President and member of the Executive Committee.
Fioranelli has approximately 30 years of experience in the industrial gas industry in countries like Brazil, China and the US with specialization in strategy, general management and business development, with a focus on large industries, industrial merchant, electronics and healthcare lines of business.
Jay Worley has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer. Worley began his career with Airgas in 1993, previously served as President – West Division and has served in key roles for Airgas, from distribution operations, where he was responsible for cylinder gas operations and SAP conversions during the integration of Airgas and Air Liquide, communications and investor relations, finance, sales, and human resources roles.