Irene Yang is the Director of Business Development and Innovation, and a member of BASF’s Canadian Leadership Team. She is responsible for BASF Canada’s growth strategy and implementation, which includes driving new leads for several BASF’s business units with local sales and marketing presence. Additionally, Irene oversees innovation and strategic partnerships across Canada.
Prior to this role, Irene worked for BASF in Asia Pacific and the U.S. Before BASF, she held Director of Product Management and Strategic Partnership roles in the technology sector and was a consultant with McKinsey.
Irene holds an MS Engineering and MBA from MIT, and an Engineering & Management degree from McMaster University.