Name of company: BASF SE

People present in PRONTO: Stefan Marco Schneider, Marcus Reble, Ala Bouaswaig
Hired ESRs: Ouyang Wu
Visiting ESRs: Eric Bradford

Description: At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. The approximately 114,000 employees in the BASF Group work on contributing to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our portfolio is organized into five segments: Chemicals, Performance Products, Functional Materials & Solutions, Agricultural Solutions and Oil & Gas. BASF generated sales of about €58 billion in 2016. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchanges in Frankfurt (BAS), London (BFA) and Zurich (BAS). Further information at

Engineering & Maintenance
Within the BASF Group, Engineering & Maintenance globally manages all related processes and services such as Large Capital Projects, Site Engineering and Turnarounds. The associated centers of technical expertise support and assist internal customers from production, research and service units by providing specialized technical services such as automation technology.