Ms Celina ChewPresident of Bayer Greater China Group Chairman of Bayer (China) Limited
Celina Chew was appointed as the President of Bayer Greater China Group and Chairman of Bayer (China) Limited on September 1st, 2014.
Celina Chew joined the Bayer Greater China Legal Department in 1997 and assumed the position of Head of Legal for Bayer in Greater China in 1998. Prior to her assignment at Bayer, she spent 8 years working as a lawyer at international law firms.
During her term as Head of Legal from 1998 to 2011, Celina Chew not only provided legal advice to the Bayer Group of companies in relation to investments and opera-tions in Greater China, but was also a member of the Bayer (China) Ltd. Corporate Management Team where she had special responsibility for certain topics such as Sustainability. In this period, Celina was also a member of the Bayer China Country Council. In her role as Head of Legal, she led a team of lawyers, patent attorneys, translators and administrative staff that provided legal support to Bayer in Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong and Taiwan.
After accumulating experiences on the job as the Head of Legal for the Bayer Group in Greater China, she moved to a management role and took over the position of Country Group Head for Bayer Group in the North ASEAN Region and Managing Director at Bayer Thai Co. Ltd. from 2011 until 2014. In this role, she was responsi-ble for Bayer’s operations in Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar.
Celina holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honors) degree from the University of Western Australia and a Masters of Laws (Distinction) degree from the University of Hong Kong.