Our Leadership Team

Air Liquide Engineering & Construction ensures a high level of performance through effective and streamlined governance which is assured through its Leadership Team. The Mission of the Leadership Team is to ensure the support of the whole organization by being a visible body that debates, decides and aligns objectives within the Air Liquide Engineering & Construction organization.

David Maloney

Group Vice President, E&C and Capital Implementation, E&C Chairman & CEO

David Maloney is the Group Vice President of E&C and Capital Implementation and E&C Chairman & CEO. He joined Air Liquide in September 2017 as Group Vice President of E&C and Capital Implementation and was appointed as E&C Chairman and CEO in February 2018. David has 30 years of wide ranging commercial, operational and management experience in the LNG, petrochemicals, refining and O&G sectors. Throughout his career he has undertaken significant delivery roles with responsibility for a range of projects, functions and operations in a selection of countries across Europe, South East Asia, the Middle East, North America and Australia.

Natalia Anjaparidze

Vice President, Communications, E&C, LI, Europe Industries Hub

Natalia Anjaparidze is the Vice President, Communications of Air Liquide Engineering & Construction, Large Industries, and Europe Industries Hub. She joined Air Liquide in July 2016 in Engineering & Construction Communications and was appointed to her current position in April 2018. Natalia has over 17 years of experience in the energy sector, including 10 years in Communications in various international environments. Prior to joining Air Liquide, Natalia managed the Science and Technology Communications at BP Headquarters in London.

Meritxell Rodriguez de Lera

Vice President, Global Operations

Meritxell Rodriguez de Lera is the Vice President, Global Operations of Air Liquide Engineering & Construction. She joined Air Liquide in January, 2021 in her current position. Meritxell has more than 25 years of experience in Project Management and Operational roles for the energy, oil & gas industries, including upstream, downstream and refinery projects. Before joining Air Liquide, Meritxell worked for Tecnicas Reunidas, gaining a wealth of experience in all project phases from conceptual phase, FEED to start-up and  leading very large and complex projects (EPC and LSTK) worldwide.

Pascale Bayle

Vice President, Legal

Pascal Bayle is the Vice President, Legal of Air Liquide Engineering & Construction. She joined Air Liquide in 2015 as Chief Legal Officer Engineering & Construction and Senior Counsel of sanctions laws. She was appointed to her current position in September, 2020. A former lawyer at the Paris bar, Pascale has more than 15 years of legal experience both as outside legal counsel in law firms, and as in-house legal counsel, in renewable energies, chemicals and oil and gas industries, mainly specializing in corporate, M&A, compliance, EPC contracts and commercial law in international environments.

Dominique Rouge

Vice President, Sales & Technology

Dominique Rouge is the Vice President, Sales & Technology of Air Liquide Engineering & Construction. He joined Air Liquide in 1995 as a Research Engineer for the development of new technologies for oxygen production. He has held various senior positions in Air Liquide industrial operations in Europe, Africa, Middle East, Brazil and USA, with specific responsibility for Operations Management, Business Development and Customer relations.

Thierry Roche

Vice President, Finance & Governance

Thierry Roche is the Vice President, Finance & Governance of Air Liquide Engineering & Construction. He joined Air Liquide in 2009 as Senior Project Manager of Finance. He was appointed to his current position in November, 2020. Thierry has more than 30 years of international experience in Finance and has held various senior level positions within Air Liquide as Chief Finance Officer for Air Liquide Japan Air Gases, advanced Business & Technology (aB&T), and most recently for Global Markets & Technologies (GM&T) and Innovation & Development Division (IDD). Prior to joining Air Liquide, Thierry worked for companies such as Crédit Lyonnais, Générale de Santé and Veolia in France.

Patrick Burguet

Vice President, Human Resources, Engineering & Construction, Capital Implementation, Group Transformational Investments & Large Industries

Patrick Burguet is the Vice President, Human Resources of Air Liquide Engineering & Construction, Capital Implementation, Group Transformational Investments and Large Industries. He joined Air Liquide in January 2019. Prior to joining Air Liquide, Patrick held various HR management roles in Bouygues Group and Dassault Systemes. He has overall, more than 20 years of international experience in Human Resources in the engineering and construction industry.

Carsten Mink

Vice President, Health, Safety, Environment, Security (HSES) and Process Risk Management (PRM)

Carsten Mink is the Vice President, Health, Safety, Environment, Security (HSES) and Process Risk Management (PRM) of Air Liquide  Engineering & Construction. He joined Air Liquide (Lurgi AG) in 1993 as a Safety Engineer. He was appointed to his current position in July 2016. Carsten began his career in Occupational and Process Safety with a focus on safe design, engineering and construction of large-scale process units. Over the years, he expanded into the areas of Quality Management systems implementation, Industrial Risk Management, Emergency and Crisis Management, Process Improvement, IT, Global Security and Medical coverage. He is a long standing member of the Association of German Safety Engineers (VDSI) and Co-Chairman of the HSES working group of the German Engineering Association (VDMA). Carsten has 5 years of working experience in chemical synthesis and almost 30 years in the Engineering, Procurement and Construction industry.