Thomas Wurzel
E&C Director, Downstream & Petrochemical Product Line
International Fellow Air Liquide Global E&C Solutions Germany GmbH

Position / Experience: 
After completion of the thesis
Dr. Wurzel joined Lurgi in 1998 as member of the technology group. Within the technology group Dr. Wurzel was responsible for the ammonia and autothermal reforming department and then became Director of Synthesis technologies. In August 2008 he joined the Sales and Business Development team of Lurgi. After being in charge of the Product Management team, Dr. Wurzel was appointed as VP Market Groups in 2009. In April 2011 he took office as Global Engineering & Construction Solutions Director Technology Lurgi and in 2015 he was appointed as E&C Director, Downstream & Petrochemical Product Line.

Year of Degree: 1994; 1998
Dr. Wurzel studied chemistry at the Ruhr-University of Bochum majoring in “Technical Chemistry” followed by a doctoral thesis in the field of syngas generation in fluidized-beds in 1998.