The supervisory board of BASF SE has elected Dr Kurt Bock as its new chair.

According to the company, Bock had previously been elected to the Supervisory Board of BASF SE as a shareholder representative.

Bock succeeds Dr Jürgen Hambrecht, who has resigned from the supervisory board.

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