President Bayer Group Greater China, Bayer Thai Co Limited
Since 1 September 2014, Celina Chew has been the President of Bayer Group Greater China and Chairman of Bayer (China) Limited.
She joined the Bayer Greater China Legal Department in 1997 and assumed the posi¬tion of Head of Legal for Bayer in Greater China in 1998. Prior to her assignment at Bayer, she spent 8 years working as a lawyer at international law firms.
During her term as Head of Legal from 1998 to 2011, Celina Chew provided legal support to the Bayer Group of companies in relation to investments and operations in Greater China, and was also a member of the Bayer (China) Ltd. Corporate Manage¬ment Team where she had special responsibility for additional topics such as Sustainabil¬ity. In this period, Celina was also a member of the Bayer China Country Council. In July 2011, Celina took over the position of Country Group Head for Bayer Group in the North ASEAN Region and Managing Director of Bayer Thai Co. Ltd, as well as Head of Bayer MaterialScience for North ASEAN Region. In this role, she was responsible for Bayer’s operations in Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar.
Celina holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honors) degree from the University of Western Aus¬tralia and a Masters of Laws (Distinction) degree from the University of Hong Kong.