Associate Director, Head of Logistics, Global Procurement Center Americas
Brittany Smith is Head of Logistics for Linde Engineering Americas based in The Woodlands, TX USA. Smith is responsible for the functional and strategic leadership of a team of logistics professionals throughout the Americas responsible for FEED and EPC proposals, as well as the execution of services related to the fabrication and erection of petrochemical and gas plants.
Prior to joining Linde, Smith held senior logistics positions with Bechtel in Houston and Angola, and several other overseas locations. She is considered a subject matter expert for offshore vessel inspections and planning/transportation of equipment for major projects. She began her career in the freight forwarding industry, holding leadership positions related to import compliance, exports, project cargo, business implementation, and account management.
Smith earned a bachelor’s degree from Georgia Southern University in International Studies with a minor in Spanish from Universidad Veracruzana and a master’s certificate in project management from George Washington University. Since 2018, she has been an active member of the Exporters Competitive Maritime Council, serving on a committee dedicated to ISPM15 violation resolution development.
About Linde Engineering Americas
Linde Engineering Americas (LEA) is a member of the Linde Engineering Division of Linde plc. LEA is a single-source technology, engineering, procurement and construction firm focused on providing innovative solutions to customers. Areas of expertise include hydrogen solutions, air separation, carbon capture, liquefied natural gas (LNG), gas processing, deep cryogenics and fired process equipment. For more information, see Linde Engineering Americas online at www.leamericas.com.