Our Executives

Praxair Executives

At Praxair, our executives inspire and challenge the company to continue learning and pushing each other to build the best solutions.

Executive Leadership

Stephen F Angel

Steve Angel

Chief Executive Officer Praxair, Inc.
Matthew J White

Matthew J. White

Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer Praxair, Inc.
Edurdo Menezes

Eduardo Menezes

Executive Vice President Praxair, Inc.
Anne Roby, Senior Vice President, Praxair, Inc.

Anne K. Roby

Senior Vice President Praxair, Inc.
Guillermo Bichara

Guillermo Bichara

Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary Praxair, Inc.


Vanessa Abrahams-John

Vanessa Abrahams-John

Executive Director of Global Diversity, Inclusion & Talent Acquisition Praxair, Inc.
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Gilney Bastos

President, Praxair South America
President, White Martins Gases Industriais Ltda.
Sean Durbin

Sean Durbin

President Praxair Canada
Lisa A. Esneault

Lisa A. Esneault

Vice President, Global Communications & Public Relations Praxair, Inc.
Kevin Foti

Kevin C. Foti

President, U.S. Industrial Gases Praxair, Inc.
Eduardo Galvan

Eduardo Galvan

Vice President, Global Operations Excellence & Development Praxair, Inc.
Timothy S Heenan

Timothy S. Heenan

Vice President, Treasury & Tax Praxair, Inc.
Kelcey Hoyt

Kelcey E. Hoyt

Vice President & Controller Praxair, Inc.
Riva Krut

Riva Krut

Vice President & Chief Sustainability Officer Praxair, Inc.
Josue Lee President, Praxair Mexico & Central America

Josue Lee

President Praxair Mexico & Central America
David Lewis

David B. Lewis

General Auditor Praxair, Inc.
Pierre Luthie

Pierre Lüthi

President Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc.
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Dick Marini

President Praxair Distribution, Inc.
Michael A. Marino

Michael A. Marino

Vice President, Global Supply Systems Praxair, Inc.
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Earl Newsome

Vice President & Chief Information Officer Praxair, Inc.
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Fabricio Nunes

Assistant General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer Praxair, Inc.
Luiz Oliveira, vice president, Global Procurement and Materials Management

Luiz Oliveira

Vice President, Global Procurement & Materials Management Praxair, Inc.
John M Panikar

John M. Panikar

President Praxair Asia
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Juan Pelaez

Director, Investor Relations Praxair, Inc.
Todd A Skare

Todd A. Skare

Chief Technology Officer Praxair, Inc.
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Veerle Slenders

Vice President, Global Safety, Health & Environment Praxair, Inc.
Richard L Steinseifer

Richard L. Steinseifer

Vice President, Mergers & Acquisitions Praxair, Inc.
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David P. Strauss

Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer Praxair, Inc.
Daniel H Yankowski

Daniel H. Yankowski

President, Global HyCO Praxair, Inc.