Air Products CEO Retiring In October, COO Named As Replacement

Air Products chairman and CEO, John Jones, will retire Oct. 1 and be replaced by John McGlade.

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa. (AP) - Air Products said its chairman and chief executive will retire from the top management post Oct. 1 and be replaced by the current president and chief operating officer, John McGlade.
John 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.