Air Products recently announced a series of executive appointments. William J. Cantwell has been named to the newly created position of vice president, Supply Chain, effective immediately. Cantwell was previously vice president, Process Management. John Marsland has been named vice president, Corporate Development Office, effective immediately. Marsland is responsible for strategic planning, mergers and acquisitions, commercial development, innovation and business development, and venture investments. Glenn E. Beck has been named vice president, Global Information Technology, effective October 1, 2003. Beck will replace Joseph H. McMakin, who is retiring after 28 years with the company.