Virtual ASM

Annual Stockholders’ Meeting 2024

Bayer Annual Stockholders’ Meeting 2024

2024 Annual Stockholders’ Meeting Summary

On Friday, April 26, 2024, our Annual Stockholders’ Meeting was held as a fully virtual meeting, without the physical presence of stockholders or their proxy holders.


Whether you weren’t able to attend or want to review the meeting’s recordings, we’ve compiled a variety of resources to help summarize notable updates and discussions during our most recent Annual Stockholders’ Meeting.


Voting Results

View the outcome of votes during the 2024 Annual Stockholders’ Meeting, attended by 56.27 % of the statutory capital of Bayer AG. This report includes the votes cast by postal voting.

Watch the Recordings from the Meeting


Address by CEO Bill Anderson

Address by the Chairman of the Supervisory Board Prof. Dr. Norbert Winkeljohann (Explanations to the Report of the Supervisory Board)

Explanations concerning Agenda Item 8 and Agenda Item 7 by CFO Wolfgang Nickl


All materials for the virtual Stockholders’ Meeting can be found in the ASM-Services & -Downloads section.


News of the Annual Stockholders’ Meeting 2024

April 26, 2024
CEO Bill Anderson at the Annual Stockholders’ Meeting:

“Restore trust and get Bayer on track for better performance”

Adjusted guidance for 2023 reached for all significant business targets / Confidence in 2024 targets and direction of the company’s businesses


February 29, 2024
Elections at the Annual Stockholders’ Meeting on April 26, 2024:

Bayer aims to further extend expertise in Supervisory Board

Dr. Nancy Simonian, Lori Schechter and Jeffrey Ubben proposed as new members – strengthening expertise in scientific research, litigation and capital markets / Dr. Simone Bagel-Trah, Prof. Dr. Otmar Wiestler and Dr. Norbert W. Bischofberger to leave Supervisory Board / Ertharin Cousin and Horst Baier nominated for reelection


February 19, 2024

Bayer plans to amend its dividend policy to reduce debt