François Jackow joined Air Liquide in 1993. Currently, he serves as Executive Vice President supervising Europe Industries, Europe Healthcare and Africa / Middle East / India hubs, as well as the Healthcare business line, the Innovation, Technologies, Digital / IT functions and the Customer Experience program.
After starting with Air Liquide, he has held various positions in Marketing, Business Development, Engineering and Strategy in the United States, the Netherlands and France.
From 2002 to 2007, François Jackow was in charge of Innovation, as Vice President of Research, Development, and Advanced Technologies for the Group. From 2007 to 2011, he was President and CEO of Air Liquide Japan based in Tokyo.
From 2011 to 2014, he headed the Large Industries business line and from 2014 to 2016 was in charge of Corporate Strategy.
François Jackow’s educational background is in Research in chemistry and biology and in business administration both from France and the United States.
He has been a member of the Executive Committee since 2014.