President & CEO
Gas Technology Institute (GTI)
David Carroll oversees the company’s operations and directs its programs for developing technologies, products, and services that create exceptional value for customers in the natural gas and related industries.
Mr. Carroll joined GTI in 2001 as Vice President of Business Development and assumed his current position in 2006. Prior to joining GTI, he held various technical and management positions with Praxair, Inc., Liquid Carbonic Industries (a subsidiary of Chicago Bridge & Iron), and Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.
He served as Chairman of the Steering Committee for the 17th International Conference and Exhibition on Liquefied Natural Gas held in Houston, Texas on April 16-19, 2013. In 2015, Mr. Carroll became President of the International Gas Union (IGU) as the United States prepares to host the 2018 World Gas Conference in Washington, DC. He is a member of the Society of Gas Lighting and serves on the board of National Fuel Gas Company. Mr. Carroll is a member of the American Gas Foundation Board of Trustees and a member of the Stanford Natural Gas Initiative Governing Board.
Mr. Carroll previously served as president of two not-for-profit research funding organizations ─ Operations Technology Development, NFP and Utilization Technology Development, NFP. He’s also served as a board member of Versa Power Systems, Changing World Technologies, Inc. and WestStart/ CALSTART.
He earned a B.S. in chemical engineering from the University of Pittsburgh, a master’s degree in business administration from Lehigh University, and has completed the Stanford Executive Program at Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business.