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Dr. Christian Haessler
Global Head of Sustainability, Covestro

Dr. Christian Haessler has been Global Head of Sustainability of Covestro since June 2018


Dr. Haessler started his career in the Bayer Laboratory in Krefeld, Germany in 1994 leading a photovoltaics R&D laboratory. He later took up various roles overseeing product management, business development and business strategies within the Business Unit Polycarbonates in Germany and China. His was VP Functional Films Asia Pacific with responsibilities for R&D, marketing and sales based in Singapore before he returned to China to take over the responsibility for Covestro’s global R&D hub in Shanghai.

Dr. Haessler was born in 1964 in Stuttgart, Germany.
He holds a master’s degree in Physics from University of Erlangen, Germany. Dr. Haessler earned his Ph.D. degree in Physics with an emphasis in photovoltaics and semiconductors from University of Erlangen.

From 2013 until his appointment as Global Head of Sustainability, he was Head of Innovation for Covestro in the Asia Pacific region as well as Head of the Polymer Research and Development Center.


Dr. Haessler is married with three children.