Vice President‒Northern China
Lionel Liu is vice president‒Northern China at Air Products. He is fully responsible for leading the profitable and sustainable growth of the company’s integrated Industrial Gases business, as well as managing all commercial, marketing, customer service, logistics, transfill and supply chain activities, in the sub-region.
Mr. Liu joined Air Products in 1997 as sales manager for the company’s Merchant Gases business in the Northern China region and was named deputy general manager of the region in 2001. In 2003 he was appointed general manager of BAPB, Air Products’ specialty gases joint venture company in Beijing, and in 2005 he assumed additional responsibility as general manager for the company’s China Specialty Gases and Helium businesses. Mr. Liu was appointed general manager, China Packaged Gases, in 2009 and general manager, China Liquid Bulk, Generated Gases and Helium, in 2013. Before taking his current role, Mr. Liu was general manager, Industrial Gases for North China.
Prior to joining Air Products, Mr. Liu worked as a sales manager for Lawter International Tianjin.
Mr. Liu holds a B.A. degree in English and literature from Nankai University.
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