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Trade News  |  June 7, 2021

Personnel Changes at BASF Nutrition & Health - Thilo Bischoff appointed new Senior Vice President Human Nutrition 

BASF is pleased to announce the appointment of Thilo Bischoff as Senior Vice President Human Nutrition effective June 1. With this new appointment, he succeeds Francois Scheffler who will leave BASF. Bischoff assumes global responsibility for the Human Nutrition business unit and will also represent the Nutrition & Health division in the Asia Pacific region.

Prior to this appointment, Bischoff served as Vice President for Product Management, Europe in the Performance Materials business division. He has held various positions across three continents in different businesses and functions in the BASF Group and brings over 21 years of diverse experience to the Human Nutrition business.

“BASF Human Nutrition is a leading and trusted food and health ingredients supplier. I’m excited and feel privileged to advance nutrition and health for consumers across the globe in my new role,” said Bischoff. “I look forward to building sustainable growth for the business and working closely with our customers to bring our high-quality ingredients to consumers.”

In his new role as Senior Vice President for Human Nutrition, Bischoff will eventually be based out of Singapore, headquarters of the Human Nutrition business.


About BASF’s Nutrition & Health division

BASF Nutrition & Health provides a comprehensive product and service range for human and animal nutrition, pharmaceutical, bioenergy and flavor & fragrance industries. With our science-driven portfolio, we address customers in globally growing markets to meet the demands of an expanding world population. Together with our customers, we play an active role in enhancing the nutrition, health and wellbeing of consumers all over the world. Our products fulfill the highest safety, regulatory and sustainability standards. BASF Nutrition & Health operates sites in Europe, North America, South America and in Asia-Pacific. For more information, go to www.basf.com .

About BASF

At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. More than 110,000 employees in the BASF Group contribute to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our portfolio is organized into six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions. BASF generated sales of €59 billion in 2020. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchange in Frankfurt (BAS) and as American Depositary Receipts (BASFY) in the U.S. Further information at www.basf.com.


























Rebekka-Martina Müller
Media Relations Nutrition & Health
Geraldine Lam
Geraldine Lam
Nutrition & Health Asia Pacific
Last Update June 7, 2021