Dr. Kurt W. Bock is a President at Verband der Chemischen Industrie eV and a Chairman-Executive Board at BASF SE.
He is on the Board of Directors at Fresenius Management SE, United Nations Global Compact, Bayerische Motoren Werke AG and Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft eV. Dr. Bock was previously employed as a President by European Chemical Industry Council, a President by The International Council of Chemical Associations, a Chairman & Chief Executive Officer by BASF Corp., a Managing Director by Robert Bosch Ltda, a Senior Vice President-Finance & Accounting by Robert Bosch GmbH, and a Member-Supervisory Board by Wintershall Holding GmbH.
He also served on the board at New Germany Fund, Inc., Central Europe, Russia & Turkey Fund, Inc. and The European Equity Fund, Inc.
He received his undergraduate degree from Universität zu Köln, an undergraduate degree from the University of Münster and a doctorate degree from the University of Bonn.