Martin Dawkins serves as a member of the Executive Leadership Team and as Head of Post-Merger Integration for the Crop Science division of Bayer. Based in Monheim, Germany, Dawkins leads the integration of Monsanto and Bayer, from operations and processes to people and culture.
With over 30 years of diverse experience with Bayer across industries and around the globe, Dawkins understands what it means to evolve and tackle new challenges. Dawkins joined Bayer in 1986 in Medical Sales and moved to the United States in 1994. He then took on an array of executive healthcare positions in Japan, Scandinavia, the U.S. and Germany. In 2006, he moved to the United Kingdom, where he served as Head of the Pharmaceutical Business and Senior Executive for the United Kingdom and Ireland. Before taking on the role of integration lead for the Monsanto acquisition, Dawkins served as Head of the Europe, Middle East and Africa Region for Crop Protection, based in Lyon, France.
In his free time, Dawkins can be found playing golf or on the squash court. Dawkins was born in Bristol, England, and studied at the University of West of England and Basingstoke College of Higher Education.