Dr. Andreas Kreimeyer, Member of the Board of Executive Directors of BASF SE, celebrates his 60th birthday on March 3, 2015.
Andreas Kreimeyer, born in Hanover, Germany, in 1955, studied biology at the Universities of Hanover and Hamburg, both Germany, and received his Ph.D. in biology from the University of Hamburg in 1986. He joined BASF the same year, became President of the Fertilizers division in 1998 and President of the Dispersions and Functional Polymers divisions in 2000. Kreimeyer was appointed Member of the Board of Executive Directors and Research Executive Director in 2003.
BASF celebrates its 150th anniversary this year. As part of the celebrations, Angewandte Chemie publishes a special jubilee issue where this essay is included.
Other articles include
- Challenges of Artificial Photosynthesis,
ChemViews Mag. February 12, 2015.
Artificial photosynthesis is seen as the most promising method for sustainable fuel and chemical production
- We Create Chemistry for a Sustainable Future,
ChemViews Mag. 2015.
Commemorating the 150th anniversary of BASF, highlights from the company’s history are given, as well as a vision for the future
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Selected Publications of Andreas Kreimeyer
- “We Create Chemistry for a Sustainable Future”: Chemistry Creates Sustainable Solutions for a Growing World Population,
Andreas Kreimeyer, Peter Eckes, Christian Fischer, Harald Lauke, Peter Schuhmacher,
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015.
- New Directions in Industrial Chemical Research as Reflected in Angewandte Chemie,
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 147–154.
- New Technology Horizons: Chemistry as Innovation Driver,
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2011, 50, 3328–3330.
- The Chemical Industry Drives Innovation also in Times of Crisis: BASF as an Example,
Springer, Berlin Heidelberg 2010.