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Matt White Chief Financial Officer


Matthew J White

Matt White is chief financial officer for Linde plc. He previously served as Praxair’s senior vice president and chief financial officer. White joined Praxair in 2004 as finance director for the company’s largest business unit, North American Industrial Gases. In 2008, he became vice president and controller of Praxair, Inc., then was named vice president and treasurer in 2010. In 2011, White was named president of Praxair Canada. Before joining Praxair, White was vice president, finance, at Fisher Scientific and before that he held various financial positions, including group controller, at GenTek, a manufacturing and performance chemicals company. 

White earned a bachelor of science degree in industrial engineering from Penn State University and a master’s degree in business administration-finance from the University of Delaware. He is a certified public accountant and a CFA charter holder.