Executive Vice President and CEO of Engineering
Dr Christian Bruch is Executive Vice President and CEO Linde Engineering.
Dr Bruch is a member of the Executive Board of Linde AG. He is responsible for the Linde Engineering Division and the Corporate & Support Function Technology & Innovation.
Dr Bruch joined The Linde Group's Gases Division in 2004 as a Business Development Manager for Airgases. In 2006 he became the Head of Tonnage Business Development for air separation projects in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. In 2009 he transferred to the Engineering Division, where he was responsible for the product line Air Separation Plants. In 2013 he was appointed a member of the Board of Directors at the Engineering Division, a position he held until becoming a member of the Executive Board of Linde AG at the beginning of 2015.
Prior to joining The Linde Group, Dr Bruch worked for the Swiss Institute of Technology in Zürich and for the RWE Group in Essen, Germany.
Dr Bruch holds a doctorate in Engineering from the Swiss Institute of Technology (ETH).