Video Overview

Social Media


Bayer   Transfer of Leadership at Bayer
Werner Baumann Succeeds Marijn Dekkers

In front of around 150 guests, Werner Baumann accepted the relay baton from Dr. Marijn Dekkers and in so doing the chairmanship of the Bayer AG Board of Management. The transparent baton contained a handwritten message from Marijn Dekkers to the new CEO:

“Dear Werner Baumann,
at the top of Bayer’s organization, we stand on the shoulders of giants. You can now achieve more than all those who preceded you.

Do it your way!”
May 3, 2016
Bayer   Bayer Lifescience Center
A New Approach to Breakthrough Solutions

This new unit of Bayer focuses entirely on the development of ultimate breakthroughs across species by creating a novel platform that allows technology combination and know-how amplification. The Bayer Lifescience Center is headed by Dr. rer. nat. Axel Bouchon, immunology and neurology. Currently, 17 employees are working within the core team, which is located in Berlin. It is planned to expand to Boston and Beijing.

Learn more:
May 2, 2016
Bayer   “Our problems here seem so trivial to me now compared with the life stories of many of the people I met there.”

Tobias Ludwig never felt so out of place as he did when he arrived in Bolivia, in the midst of chaos, surrounded by people, noise, sellers, honking cars, heat, dust and dirty streets. He of all people, the clean-cut management consultant in suit and tie? Is he really supposed to live and work here for the next three months?

See here how this turned out for him and how his stay proved to be a very special experience for the management consultant.

Read the full story here:
April 30, 2016
Bayer   "I wanted to go abroad to expand my horizons – and contribute to society at the same time."

Normally, he commutes between Berlin and Leverkusen. But last year, Bayer employee Tobias Ludwig participated in the Bayer People Care For Society program run by the Bayer Cares Foundation and spent three months in Bolivia. There he worked at the Hogar de Niños Santa Cruz children’s home and helped the youngsters plant a garden. It proved to be a very special experience for the management consultant.

Learn more - read the full story "Between Two Worlds" in the Bayer Magazine:
April 28, 2016
Bayer   Bayer off to a successful start in 2016:
Overview of economic facts & figures

Learn more:
April 26, 2016


Bayer   #Bayer Faces Unprecedented #Challenges: Population #Growth
Learn more:
May 3, 2016
Bayer   #Bayer Faces Unprecedented #Challenges: Hunger
Breakthrough #Solutions:
May 3, 2016
Bayer   Transfer of #Leadership at #Bayer: Werner Baumann Succeeds Marijn Dekkers.
“Do it your way!”
Former CEO Dekkers.
May 3, 2016
Bayer   #Bayer Faces Unprecedented #Challenges #4:
Healthcare systems under pressure @BayerPharma
May 2, 2016


Interim Report First Quarter 2016

Bayer started 2016 with earnings growth in all segments and confirms the forecast for the rest of the year. Find all facts in the latest quarterly report.



“Farming’s Future” Magazine

Worldwide food security and environmentally compatible agriculture: The „Farming’s Future“ magazine app presents solutions for a better life through sustainable agriculture with infographics, animations and videos. Download the app for your iPad or Android tablet.

Last updated: May 1, 2016 Copyright © Bayer AG