April 1, 2024
BASF Venture Capital GmbH

New management at BASF Venture Capital GmbH

Dr. Markus Bold, who has led BASF Venture Capital GmbH as interim Managing Director since November 1, 2023, will leave the Management Board of BASF Venture Capital GmbH on March 31, 2024 in order to focus 100% on Chemovator GmbH, which he has headed for 6 years.

We are pleased to announce that Mr. Roland Nunheim has been appointed as the new Managing Director of BASF Venture Capital GmbH, effective April 1, 2024.

Roland Nunheim has been with BASF for 25 years with assignments in Corporate Finance, Strategy and Audit in Germany and abroad. He completed his Master’s in economics at the University of Heidelberg.

Roland is an experienced investment professional who was heading the Asset Management team managing BASF’s Pension Funds globally. Major milestones during this time were introducing alternative asset classes such as Private Equity and Hedge Fund Programs for BASF Pension Funds. In his most recent assignment as Head of Financing Subsidiaries and Joint Ventures he was responsible for arranging a CNY 40 billion syndicated bank loan facility for BASF’s Verbund site in Zhanjiang, China.  

“It is a real honor for me to take over from Markus such a highly professional team located across the globe. I very much look forward to working with all our partners in the future and strive for joint value creation.”

Roland Nunheim
Last Update April 1, 2024