Germany: Management Change Linde Appoints Members for New Supervisory Board
The company has made changes to its advisory board and is aiming for long-term profitable growth. In order to achieve this, the firm also intends to focus on the expansion of its international business.
Bavaria/Germany – At the Annual General Meeting of Linde that was recently held, the shareholder representatives were elected in rotation for the new Supervisory Board. At the constitutive meeting of the Supervisory Board held immediately after the AGM, the members of the new Supervisory Board confirmed Prof. Dr Wolfgang Reitzle as their Chairman. Prof. Reitzle has been a member of Linde’s Supervisory Board since May 21, 2016 and has been Chairman of the Supervisory Board since that date.
Linde’s newly-elected Supervisory Board:
Professor Dr Ann-Kristin Achleitner, Munich, Professor at the Technical University Munich
Professor Dr Clemens Börsig, Frankfurt am Main, Former Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Bank, member of several other supervisory boards
Dr Thomas Enders, Munich, Chief Executive Officer of Airbus
Franz Fehrenbach (Second Deputy Chairman), Gerlingen, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Robert Bosch and Managing Director of Robert Bosch Industrietreuhand
Dr Victoria Ossadnik, Munich, Chief Executive Officer of E.ON Energie Deutschland
Professor Dr Wolfgang Reitzle (Chairman), Munich, Former Chief Executive Officer of Linde, member of several other supervisory boards
Anke Couturier, Oberursel, Head of Global Pensions, Linde
Gernot Hahl (Deputy Chairman), Worms, Chairman of the Worms Works Council, Gases Division, Linde
Dr Hans-Peter Kaballo, Oberhaching, Chairman of the Pullach Works Council, Engineering Division, Linde
Dr Martin Kimmich, Munich, Second Authorised Representative, IG Metall Munich
Andrea Ries, Eching, Chairwoman of the Unterschleissheim Works Council, Gases Division, Linde
Xaver Schmidt, Binnen, Head of the department of the chairman of IG Bergbau, Chemie, Energie Hanover