UN SecretaryGeneral Ban Kimoon has appointed Dr. Kurt Bock, Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of BASF SE, to the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) Board for another three years. This highranking board advises the UN Global Compact – a network that helps companies align with UN principles and objectives for a sustainable future.
With more than 12,000 participants – companies and organizations alike – from more than 160 countries, the UNGC is the world’s largest sustainability initiative. BASF has supported the UNGC since 2000 as a founding member. Since 2011, it has been a member of the UN Global Compact LEAD, a platform for companies that are world leaders in the field of sustainability management.