Opfermann, Dr. Andreas

Dr. Andreas
Head of Clean Energy and Innovation Management
Linde Group

Dr. Andreas Opfermann studied Physics and Mathematics in Heidelberg and at the St. John’s College, Cambridge/UK, where he graduated with a MA degree and a Ph.D. in Physics and Mathematics.
For 6 years Andreas worked in McKinsey & Company with the final position as Associate Principal. In 2005 Andreas joined The Linde Group in the Corporate Strategy Department, working intensely on the acquisition and integration of BOC into The Linde Group. In 2008 Andreas was appointed “Head of Innovation Management”, two year later his responsibilities was expanded to “Clean Energy and Innovation Management”. In this capacity he is responsible for the technology and business development in targeted clean energy markets, and for the development of innovative technologies and business models for The Linde Group.