Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors
Kurt Bock was born in Rahden, Eastern Westphalia, Germany, in 1958. From 1977 he studied business administration at the Universities of Münster and Cologne as well as at Pennsylvania State University, United States, and received his diploma in 1982 from the University of Cologne. In 1985, he earned his doctorate (PhD) in economics from the University of Bonn. Kurt Bock is married and has three children.
Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors, BASF SE, currently responsible for Legal, Taxes, Insurance & Intellectual Property, Corporate Development, Corporate Communications & Government Relations, Senior Executive Human Resources, Investor Relations and Compliance