IMAGINE Leaders – Klaus Kunz
Bayer AG, Head of ESG
I hold a PhD in Organic Chemistry and a degree in economics. I have joined Bayer in 2001 and has gained 20 years of experience directing business strategic topics in R&D at a global level, taking leadership roles in research, R&D project management, regulatory and public / governmental affairs, sustainability and business stewardship. Since February 2022 I am leading ESG Strategy. I am very passionate about driving innovation and change, cross-cultural collaboration, politics and history, also holding a lectureship for chemistry at the University of Aachen. I am married with three children.