Born 1950 in Milano, Italy, Mr Bellloni joined Linde in 1980 as Sales Engineer Gas Constructions. Since December 2016, Mr. Belloni is CEO, Employment Director. He is responsible for the Americas segment of the Gases Division as well as for Gist, Opportunity & Project Development and the Corporate & Support Functions Corporate Communications & Investor Relations, Corporate Internal Audit, Corporate Office, Corporate Strategy & Market Intelligence, Group Human Resources, Group Information Services, Group Legal & Compliance, Group Mergers & Acquisitions, SHEQ [Safety, Health, Environment & Quality]. In 1986, he was Departement Manager Group gas segmentation and washing. In 1990 he was appointed President of Lotepro Corp., Valhalla, NY, USA. From 1994, he became Member of Executive Management, Linde Engineering Division. He was Member of the Executive Board between 2000 and 2014. Prior to that, Mr. Belloni worked for Oxon in Italy and for Krebs & Co in Berlin. He is Honorary Professor, Low Temperature Process Engineering at the University of Dresden. Mr. Belloni holds a Doctorate from the Milan Polytechnic Institute.