Nicolas Foirien
LNG Product Manager
Air Liquide Advanced Technologies

Nicolas leads the LNG activities at Air Liquide Global E&C Solutions, the engineering division of the Air Liquide group which supplies liquefaction and regasification technologies to the industry. He and his team are in charge of building the strategy, developing the LNG products and proposals. During the last three years, he orchestrated the return program of Air Liquide in LNG technologies, from small to large scale, leading to quick business successes (mid scale LNG project) as well as a major technology acquisition (LiquefinTM).

Nicolas joined Air Liquide in 2005 and has cumulated an extensive experience in engineering and cryogenic technologies in particular for the Energy markets, in various types of positions and different countries. In 2010, he relocated to China to take the head of the process department in one of the largest center of the Air Liquide Engineering organization. Nicolas graduated from the Ecole Polytechnique and Ecole des Mines de Paris (France).