The Executive Board of Linde AG decides on the key themes relating to sustainable development. Experts from within the Group advise on strategic activities of sustainability and prepare decision papers
for the Executive Board. These experts include the heads of the following Corporate & Support Functions: Corporate Communications & Investor Relations, Group Human Resources,Group Legal & Compliance, Corporate Internal Audit and SHEQ.
Our divisions and business units are responsible for integrating sustainability measures into business processes and implementing them worldwide. The Corporate Responsibility department coordinates the implementation of strategic initiatives relating to sustainability. Where necessary, it liaises with the relevant departments and works with the support of those responsible for corporate responsibility topics in the regions and at our subsidiaries.
The Corporate Responsibility department is also charged with sustainability reporting. Furthermore, it is the main point of contact for internal and external stakeholders.