Ms. Brifo joined Air Products in 2001 as site leader in Geismar, Louisiana, and progressed through a series of plant leadership positions before becoming Air Products’ Global Diversity director in 2005. She was named global manager of Electronics Operations in 2008 and moved to the Merchant Gases group in 2011 to lead the Generated Gases business. In 2014 Ms. Brifo assumed the global transformation lead role for Industrial Gases, where she was an integral part of the business’ organizational transformation and operational productivity initiatives. She subsequently was appointed vice president, Global Gases, followed by vice president, Equipment Sales, Plant Support and Central Procurement.
Ms. Brifo holds degrees in chemical engineering and political science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She serves as a member of the Trinseo board of directors.