Lanxess has appointed Frederique van Baarle as head of its procurement and logistics group. Van Baarle is currently head of a marketing and sales engineering segment. She succeeds Bernd Makowka, who is retiring after 33 years at Lanxess and Bayer AG.

Van Baarle began her professional career in the chemical industry at Royal DSM and joined Lanxess in 2011.

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