Board of Directors

Jens Hartmann

Jens Hartmann

Jens Hartmann is Non-Executive Non-Independent Director for Bayer CropScience Limited since July 24, 2019.


Jens Hartmann is Senior Commercial Leader of a customer-facing business in a culturally diverse region with complex country portfolios. He has worked in the agriculture industry for his entire career spanning over 30 years, with a passion for emerging markets, smallholder farmers and digital farming.


Jens has taken on a wide spectrum of leadership roles, including leader of the Crop Science business for Asia Pacific, Global Chief Information Officer for Crop Science, Head of Global Marketing for Agricultural Commercial Operations & Country Cluster Head for South Asia for Crop Science. He has a wealth of experience working in Asia / Africa for over 20 years, having held various commercial and managerial positions in South Africa, Kenya, India, Pakistan and Singapore. He has a B.A. in Economics from Cologne, Germany.


Jens Hartmann was appointed as an Additional Director – Non-Executive on the Board with effect from February 4, 2019 and his appointment was regularized at the AGM held on July 24, 2019.