Praxair, Inc. Announces $73 Billion Business Combination Agreement with Linde AG 

June 1, 2017

S&C is representing Praxair, Inc. (U.S.) in its definitive business combination agreement with Linde AG (Germany) in a transaction with a combined current market value of approximately $73 billion.
 
Praxair, Inc. is a leading industrial gas company in North and South America and one of the largest worldwide. The company produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialty gases, and high-performance surface coatings. Linde is one of the leading gases and engineering companies in the world, with approximately 65,000 employees working in more than 100 countries worldwide.
 
The S&C team advising Praxair includes Keith Pagnani, Krishna Veeraraghavan and Carsten Berrar.