Competence profile

Based on a self-assessment by the Supervisory Board and taking into account the individual assessment of each of its members.

The guiding principle for the composition of the Supervisory Board is to ensure qualified supervision and guidance for the Board of Executive Directors of BASF SE. Candidates shall be proposed to the Annual Shareholders’ Meeting for election to the Supervisory Board who can, based on their professional expertise and experience, integrity, commitment, independence and character, successfully perform the work of a supervisory board member at an international chemical company.

The Supervisory Board’s competence profile

1 Member with special knowledge of and experience in accounting and reporting, including sustainability reporting
2 Member with special knowledge of and experience in auditing, including sustainability auditing
SR = shareholder representative
ER = employee representative