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Linde Aktiengesellschaft (LIN.DE)

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Linde Aktiengesellschaft

Klosterhofstrasse 1
Munich 80331
49 89 35757 01

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryChemicals - Major Diversified
Full Time Employees59,297

Key Executives

Prof. Aldo Ernesto Belloni Ph.D.Chairman of the Exec. Board, Chief Exec. Officer and Employment Director148.89kN/A67
Mr. Sanjiv LambaMember of Exec. Board1.61MN/A53
Mr. Bernd Hugo EulitzMember of Exec. Board1.31MN/A52
Dr. Christian BruchMember of Exec. Board1.25MN/A47
Ms. Anke CouturierHead of Global Pensions and Employee Representative Member of Supervisory Board157kN/A61
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in EUR.


Linde Aktiengesellschaft operates as a gases and engineering company worldwide. The company’s Gases division offers a range of compressed and liquefied gases, and chemicals for use in steel and glass production, chemical and food processing, environmental protection, welding, and electronics industries, as well as in the energy sector. It also produces and distributes oxygen, nitrogen, argon, hydrogen, acetylene, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, shielding gases, noble gases, and high-purity specialty gases for use in industry, commerce, science, and research sectors, as well as develops and distributes procedures and systems for gas applications. In addition, this division offers medical gases and services to the healthcare industry; and support services, technical equipment, and safety products, as well as develops hydrogen technology. Its Engineering division provides planning, project development, and construction services with a focus on market segments, such as olefin plants, natural gas plants, air separation plants, and hydrogen and synthesis gas plants. This division’s plants are used in various fields, including the petrochemical and chemical industries; in refineries and fertilizer plants; to recover air gases; to produce hydrogen and synthesis gases; to treat natural gas; and to produce noble gases. Linde Aktiengesellschaft was founded in 1879 and is headquartered in Munich, Germany.

Corporate Governance

Linde Aktiengesellschaft’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2017 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 2.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.