BASF has appointed Thilo Bischoff as senior vice-president for Human Nutrition effective 1 June. With this new appointment, he succeeds Francois Scheffler who will leave BASF. Bischoff assumes global responsibility for the Human Nutrition business unit and will also represent the Nutrition & Health division in the Asia Pacific region.
Prior to this appointment, Bischoff served as vice-president for Product Management, Europe, in the Performance Materials business division. He has held various positions across three continents in different businesses and functions in the BASF Group and brings over 21 years of diverse experience to the Human Nutrition business.
“BASF Human Nutrition is a leading and trusted food and health ingredients supplier. I’m excited and feel privileged to advance nutrition and health for consumers across the globe in my new role,” said Bischoff. “I look forward to building sustainable growth for the business and working closely with our customers to bring our high-quality ingredients to consumers.”
In his new role as senior vice-president for Human Nutrition, Bischoff will eventually be based out of Singapore, headquarters of the Human Nutrition business.