27 April 2010 15:47 [Source: ICIS news]
LONDON (ICIS news)--Bayer has appointed Sandra Peterson as chairman of the board of management of its CropScience division, the German chemical giant said on Tuesday.
The group’s supervisory board chose Peterson to replace the current chairman, Friedrich Berschauer, who is set to retire, effective from 1 October 2010.
"Sandra Peterson has been a successful division head in the Bayer Group for the past five years… We are therefore convinced that she has the right profile to successfully lead the CropScience business," said Werner Wenning, chairman of the Bayer board of management.
Alan Main will succeed Paterson as a member of the Bayer HealthCare executive committee and as head of the medical care division. Main is currently head of the ?xml:namespace>
To discuss issues facing the chemical industry visit ICIS connect
For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.
Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.
|ICIS news FREE TRIAL|
|Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX). Download the free tabular data and a chart of the historical index|
Asian Chemical Connections