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Dr. Markus Kamieth

Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors (CEO) of BASF SE

Dr. Markus Kamieth

Markus Kamieth was born in Dinslaken, Germany, in 1970. He obtained his doctorate in Organic Chemistry from the University of Essen, Germany, in 1998.

He is responsible for the divisions Corporate Development; Corporate Legal, Compliance & Insurance; Corporate Human Resources; Corporate Communications & Government Relations; Corporate Investor Relations; Senior Project Net Zero Accelerator.

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2024 Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors (CEO), BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany
2020 Member of the Board of Executive Directors, BASF SE, located in Hong Kong
2017 Member of the Board of Executive Directors, BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany
2012 President, Coatings division, BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany and Chairman of the Management Board, BASF Coatings GmbH, Münster, Germany
2009 Senior Vice President, Performance Chemicals North America, BASF Corporation, Florham Park, New Jersey, United States
2007 Director, Acrylics & Superabsorbents North and South America, BASF Corporation, Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
2005 Regional Business Manager for Inorganic Specialties, BASF Corporation, Evans City, Pennsylvania, United States
2003 New Business Development Manager, Inorganics, BASF Aktiengesellschaft (since January 14, 2008 BASF SE), Ludwigshafen, Germany
2001 Staff to a Member of the Board of Executive Directors, BASF Aktiengesellschaft, Ludwigshafen, Germany
Joined BASF in Specialty Chemicals Research, BASF Aktiengesellschaft, Ludwigshafen, Germany

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