Chendhil Periasamy, Ph.D.

Vice President, Energy Transition
Air Liquide

Dr. Chendhil Periasamy is the Vice President, Energy Transition, for Air Liquide based in Houston, TX. Chendhil is responsible for leading implementation of the Air Liquide Americas hub energy transition roadmap and continually evolving the strategy to achieve Air Liquide Group’s ambitions. Collaborating across various internal teams, customers and partners, he is supporting energy transition growth projects that reduce carbon emissions and advance the development and deployment of the renewable, low-carbon hydrogen economy. Previously, Chendhil led an R&D team at Air Liquide Innovation Campus in Delaware and established R&D demonstration projects and strategic partnerships with the US Department of Energy and industrial/academic players.

Chendhil has been with Air Liquide for 15 years and holds a Ph. D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Oklahoma.