African Oxygen: Matthias Vogt

Matthias Vogt has been the Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director of African Oxygen since August 2017.

Matthias Vogt has been the Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director of African Oxygen Limited since 1 August 2017 and its Financial Director since 26 September 2017. Matthias served as the Head of Finance at African Oxygen Ltd, and its General Manager of Finance. He joined Afrox in July 2015 and has been with the Linde Group for nine years where he held various senior positions in Corporate Finance. Before his role as Chief Financial Officer, Matthias was responsible for the implementation of Global Shared Services throughout the group. He has Diploma in Business and Administration from Rosenheim University of Applied Sciences.

Work
2017 – Present    Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director, African Oxygen Ltd
2015 – Present    Head of Finance, Sub Saharan Africa / African Oxygen Ltd
2013 – 2015         Head of Linde Global Services BPO, The Linde Group

Education
1997 – 2001         Dipl. Business and Administration, Rosenheim University of                                        Applied Sciences

About African Oxygen Ltd: African Oxygen Limited (Afrox) is sub-Saharan Africa’s market leader in gases and welding products. Afrox was founded in 1927, listed on the JSE in 1963, and has prospered by constantly meeting the needs of customers and developing solutions that add value to customers’ applications. Their parent company, The Linde Group, is a global gases, engineering, and technology company. Afrox operates in South Africa and in nine other African countries and manages operations in five more countries on behalf of The Linde Group.

Afrox reported a revenue of R5.537 billion in 2016 with 2 142 employees.