Senior Vice President of Product Safety BASF, Co-Chair of the ICCA Chemical Policy & Health Leadership Group
Dr. Kayser is a medical doctor who started his industry career at BASF in 1978.
Between 1999 and 2003, he held a number of leading management positions in drug safety, toxicology and preclinical development at Bayer in Connecticut (USA) and Wuppertal (Germany).
In 2004, he rejoined BASF, where he is the Senior Vice President of Product Safety.
Dr. Kayser is the chairman of the European Centre of Ecotoxicology and Toxicology of Chemicals (ECETOC) board of directors, Chairman of the German Committee for Hazardous Material (Ausschuss für Gefahrstoffe, AGS), and co-chair of the ICCA Chemical Policy & Health Leadership Group, where he has advanced the development and global implementation of ICCA’s Global Product Strategy since the very beginning.