Processing Magazine

Air Products CEO to retire in October

May 21, 2007

The Associated Press reports that chairman and chief executive officer John Jones will retire from the top management post October1 and be replaced by John McGlade, the current president and chief operating officer. Jones, who has led the company since 2000, will remain chairman until March 31. McGlade, 53, will become the company''s sixth CEO. He has been with Air Products since 1976.