Finding innovative solutions for agriculture

von Robert Brinkmann am 12/10/18 um 1:34 PM Uhr

Hi, everyone. My name is Robert Brinkmann, and I manage the Agronomic Operations department of Bayer’s Crop Science division, which conducts field tests around the world for the development of new crop protection products and innovative solutions. I’m responsible for the global network of test sites for developing crop protection products in all markets important ... Read more

Be part of the future with Bayer – part 2

von Ulf Hengstmann am 10/26/18 um 11:40 AM Uhr

In the first part, I already told you a lot about Bayer and digitalization. This May, I had the honor of being invited to Imperial College in London, where I gave a talk on the digital transformation at Bayer, titled “Hacking Corporate Culture.” And I am currently heading a PoC (proof of concept) project focused ... Read more

Be part of the future with Bayer!

von Ulf Hengstmann am 10/22/18 um 1:54 PM Uhr

Hello to all you seekers, the curious ones, the pathfinders, the ones who question, the bold ones, the innovators. My name is Ulf Hengstmann, and I feel honored to have this opportunity to write a few lines about myself and my professional life. I’m the Digital Health Innovation Manager of Bayer’s Digital Innovation team, and ... Read more

Always challenge the status quo

von Valter Lopez am 9/17/18 um 10:02 AM Uhr

My name is Valter Lopes. I grew up in Brazil and moved to Germany to work for Bayer Business Consulting in 2017. In my role as Senior Project Manager Business Transformation & Change I am part of a big and supportive team. I have always had a fascination for different cultures. As a teenager, I ... Read more

Flying Dutchman – from Barcelona to Monheim

von Pieter Niemeijer am 9/11/18 um 8:48 AM Uhr

I am Pieter Niemeijer, an Accounting Business Partner for Crop Science and Animal Health, and I would like to start off by looking at three questions: “WHY DID I CHOOSE TO STUDY?” This was a question I asked myself regularly during my studies in Economics in Groningen (NL) and Leuven (BE). At Bayer, you need ... Read more

Making something wonderful out of many small pieces

von Aline Geick am 9/5/18 um 11:19 AM Uhr

Beitragsbild_1_660x330My name is Aline Geick. I am a chemist – an occupation I love – and a project manager for Bayer Business Consulting (BC). I joined Bayer in 2017, after spending five years as a management consultant for a major international top management consulting firm. Already during my studies, which I completed with a Master ... Read more

New career steps at 60+

von Reinhold Sussmann am 9/3/18 um 11:10 AM Uhr

Hi. My name is Reinhold, I’m in my sixties and I’ve been working as a pharmaceutical field sales rep for over 30 years. Before I became part of the Bayer team, I worked for three family-run companies and the third one, Steigerwald, was bought by Bayer in 2016. At the time, it hit us all ... Read more

From health insurance to pharmaceuticals

von Kay Gerten am 8/24/18 um 8:06 AM Uhr

Hi everyone, my name is Kay Gerten. I was born in Karlsruhe in 1965 and still very much enjoy living there. After leaving school, I trained as a social insurance specialist with the Barmer Ersatzkasse health insurance company. During my apprenticeship, I was already spending more time on the road than at the office, so ... Read more

Helping gain practical benefits from scientific research

von Hovsep Mahdessian am 6/28/18 um 6:29 AM Uhr

The overarching aim and the real essence of my day-to-day work as a Medical Scientific Liaison (MSL) Manager is to help a) external stakeholders, i.e. all physicians who use our medications to treat patients, and b) internal stakeholders and colleagues within different departments across Bayer to gain practical benefits from scientific research findings. You could ... Read more

Diversity is key

von Julien Devaux am 6/21/18 um 11:46 AM Uhr

Back in July 2011 when I, Julien Devaux, first joined Bayer in Leverkusen as a young and openly gay HR professional, I was rather surprised by the low visibility of LGBTIQ topics across the organization – especially in the heart of North-Rhine Westphalia, a region known throughout Germany for its very open, diverse and welcoming ... Read more