Southern Region, Americas
Mary Kurian is vice president, Southern Region, Americas, at Air Products. She is responsible for the growth and profitability of the company’s Industrial Gases business in the Southern U.S.
Ms. Kurian joined Air Products in 2004 as a participant in the company’s Career Development Program. In 2007 she relocated to the company’s Tonnage Gases regional office in Houston, Texas, where she held the positions of business manager for Gulf Coast oxygen/nitrogen and key accounts manager. Ms. Kurian returned to corporate headquarters in Allentown in 2014 as business manager, North America argon. In 2015 she returned to Houston, joining the Industrial Gases–Southern Region group as business manager, Process Gases, and subsequently was named business manager, atmospheric gases. Most recently, Ms. Kurian held the position of commercial director, with responsibility for sales, marketing and commercial technology functions for the Southern Region.
Ms. Kurian holds a B.S. degree in polymer engineering from the University of Pune (India) and a PhD in materials science and engineering from the University of Delaware.
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