Umesh Patil is currently the R&D Manager of Air Products Technology Center.
Dr. Patil has been the Air Products Technology Centres’ R&D manager since 2018. He oversees Air Products’ research collaboration activities in the Middle East, collaborating closely with major customers and universities. His technology team supports Air Products’ business, operations, and joint ventures in Grey, Blue, Green hydrogen and Residue Gasification. Umesh holds both an M.S. and a Ph.D. in Materials Chemistry. He has spent the last ten years in Saudi Arabia working on technologies ranging from molecules to megawatts scale in the energy, petrochemical, and oil and gas sectors, with increasing responsibilities throughout his career.