Matthias Bertsch holds a Degree in Chemical Engineering from Technical University, Karlrsuhe. He started his professional career with Linde Engineering in 1990 and since then he has worked for Linde in numerous areas in diverse roles. From 2005 to 2009 he led the sales department for the Pressure Swing Adsorption Plants.
In 2009 he took on the role of the Senior Vice President Sales Air Separation Plants. In 2013 he became the Senior Vice President Project Execution Air Separation Plants. In 2014 he held the role of the Project Director Project "Pearl", GTL Plant Shell, Ras Laffan, Qatar.
Thereafter he assumed the position of Executive Vice President, Head of Product Line Air Separation Plants. In 2015 he was appointed Head of Central Project Execution. In December 2016, Matthias Bertsch was appointed Managing Director of Region Southeast Asia and Linde Engineering India Pvt. Ltd. (LEI). In this role, he is responsible for Linde Engineering activities in India and Southeast Asia.
With over 25 years of professional experience, his focus has been to deliver successful projects to Linde’s customers thru a sustainable and strong cooperation with internal and external stakeholders and partners.