2019 Global Leadership Award Dinner
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Cipriani 25 Broadway
New York City
Global Leadership Award Dinner
~ Honoring ~
Chief Executive Officer
About This Year’s GLAD Event
The American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS) is delighted to honor Linde plc Chief Executive Officer Steve Angel with the 2019 Global Leadership Award. This award recognizes Linde plc’s commitment to making our world more productive and its contribution to the German-American partnership.
This year marks the 70th anniversary of the Federal Republic of Germany and the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. At AICGS, we are proud that our organization has been a key part of the German-American partnership since 1983 and continues to play a vital role in the transatlantic relationship.
AICGS’s success would not be possible without our dedicated supporters. We invite you to support our work as we focus on the most pressing issues at stake for the United States and Germany in the broader global arena.
About Steve Angel
Steve Angel is the Chief Executive Officer of Linde plc as well as a member of the company’s Board of Directors. Prior to his current position at Linde plc, he was the President, Chairman, and CEO of Praxair, Inc.
Mr. Angel joined Praxair in 2001 as the Executive Vice President and was later named President and Chief Operating Officer in 2006. Prior to his tenure at Praxair, Mr. Angel spent 22 years with General Electric.
A native of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Mr. Angel received his Bachelor of Science degree from North Carolina State University, where he studied civil engineering. He also holds an MBA from Loyola College in Baltimore. Mr. Angel currently serves on the board of directors of PPG Industries and the U.S.-China Business Council. He is also a member of The Business Council, which is an association of the Chief Executive Officers of some of the world’s most important business enterprises.
About Linde plc
Linde plc is a leading industrial gas and engineering company that employs roughly 80,000 individuals globally and serves customers in over 100 countries worldwide. Linde plc was established through the merger of U.S.-based Praxair, Inc. and Germany-based Linde AG. Together, with a market capitalization of approximately USD 90 billion, they form one of the undisputed leaders in their industry. Linde plc is making our world more productive by providing products, technologies, and services that help their customers improve their economic and environmental performance in a continually more connected world.
Tickets and Pricing
Global Leaders Sponsor ($50,000)
1 premier dinner table for 10, exclusive seating area
Executive Leaders Sponsor ($35,000)
1 prominent dinner table for 10, preferred seating area
Corporate Leaders Sponsor ($25,000)
1 dinner table for 10, main seating area
Business Sponsor ($15,000)
5 dinner seats
Associates Sponsor ($10,000)
2 dinner seats
Individual Sponsor ($1,500)
1 dinner seat