Linde North America has announced that Jim Stanley is to take up the role of Program Manager of Industrial Applications.

According to the appointment, Stanley will be responsible for the marketing and development of high-tech cryogenic gas solutions for the plastics industry and other markets.

Stanley brings 17 years of industrial gas experience to the post. He has been promoted from Manager of Government and Inside Sales at Linde and holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the United States Military Academy. 

Linde North America is a member of the Linde Group. The Group operates in more than 100 countries worldwide and achieved sales of €13.787bn during 2011.