Jean - Pierre Pelicier

Growth Strategy Director


  • M.Sc. Physics & Chemistry from Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon
  • Joins Air Liquide in 2001 after a first experience in management consulting with A.T. Kearney
  • 2001-2008: holds several management positions in supply chain and procurement in Paris and Madrid in various Air Liquide Healthcare and Industrial Merchant entities
  • 2008-2011: in charge of strategic marketing for the Industrial Merchant activity in Europe with an emphasis on Air Liquide’s development and investment strategy in Eastern Europe
  • 2011-2013: launches and heads Air Liquide’s Industrial Merchant business in Turkey
  • 2013-2016: heads the Open Innovation & New Ventures Team within Air Liquide’s disruptive innovation structure, the i-Lab
  • Since 2016: in charge of the growth strategy in Europe for the Industrial Merchant Business Line (2 billion € revenues, 7 500 employees, 500 000 customers)