Take five with…Dr. Werner Ponikwar

Take five with…Dr. Werner Ponikwar

Just south of Munich is a suburb where Carl von Linde began his work to develop refrigeration cycles that would to keep the Bavarian beer cool in summer – work that would one day go on to create the company we know as The Linde Group today.

More specifically, Linde plc as it is known today is the result of the mega-merger of equals of The Linde Group and its fellow industrial gas heavyweight Praxair, Inc. In terms of hydrogen, each company brought significant expertise to the table and in that very same location today, just south of Munich in Pullach, is Linde’s business, engineering and technical complex. It’s the workplace for more than 2,000 people in the mainstream Gases and Engineering divisions, and home to several leading members of the Linde Hydrogen FuelTech team.

Here in an interview for H2 View, we take five with Dr. Werner Ponikwar, Managing Director of Linde Hydrogen FuelTech GmbH, to find out more about this highly focused hydrogen mobility business.

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