August 02, 2010 Lehigh Valley, Pa.
Air Products (NYSE:APD) has named Simon R. Moore to the position of director, Investor Relations. He is responsible for building and maintaining relationships with investors and analysts through an ongoing dialogue about Air Products’ corporate, business and financial objectives and growth opportunities. Moore succeeds Nelson Squires, who has been appointed vice president, North America Merchant Gases.
Moore joined Air Products in 1990 as a sales representative for Merchant Gases and subsequently supported hydrogen onsite business development for the Tonnage Gases group. He was named tonnage business manager of the West Gulf Coast pipeline system in 1998. Moore relocated to Taiwan in 2004 when he was named director, Fab Development, for Electronics and most recently held the position of global director, Electronic Materials. He received a B.S. degree in mechanical engineering from The Pennsylvania State University in 1986 and an M.B.A. from Pepperdine University in 1994.
Air Products (NYSE:APD) serves customers in industrial, energy, technology and healthcare markets worldwide with a unique portfolio of atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases, performance materials, and equipment and services. Founded in 1940, Air Products has built leading positions in key growth markets such as semiconductor materials, refinery hydrogen, home healthcare services, natural gas liquefaction, and advanced coatings and adhesives. The company is recognized for its innovative culture, operational excellence and commitment to safety and the environment. In fiscal 2009, Air Products had revenues of $8.3 billion, operations in over 40 countries, and 18,900 employees around the globe. For more information, visit www.airproducts.com.
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