Mr Vogt joined Afrox in July 2015 as Finance General Manager, playing a key role in Afrox’s 2015/2016 turnaround programme. He brings a wealth of relevant experience to the role of executive director. Mr Vogt joined The Linde Group (“Linde”), Afrox’s holding company, in early 2007 as the Senior Corporate Controller for region Europe, Middle East and Africa, where he supported the implementation of Linde’s new controlling and reporting to meet the needs of the executive board and capital markets, after the BOC Group merger in 2006. Since 2010, he has held a number of senior finance positions with Linde and was responsible for the negotiation and implementation of Linde’s Global Shared Services. During this time at Linde, Mr Vogt gained broad experience in transforming organisations and business processes. Furthermore, he has a strong finance and commercial background and understands the needs of dynamic and changing business environments. Prior to joining Linde, Mr Voigt held a number of management positions with Siemens AG for almost 6 years. Mr Vogt attended the University of Oxford SAID Business School and holds a Dipl. Betriebswirt (FH) in Business and Administration (Audit, Tax and Controlling) from the Rosenheim University of Applied Sciences.