Philip Blake

Philip Blake

President, Bayer Corporation
Senior Bayer Representative USA
Bayer HealthCare Representative USA
Region Head US, Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals

Philip Blake was appointed Senior Bayer Representative US and Bayer HealthCare Representative US in July 2012. He is responsible for the US activities of the worldwide Bayer Group, an international health care, nutrition and innovative materials group based in Leverkusen, Germany.

In addition, Mr. Blake maintains his position as U.S. Region Head of Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, a role he assumed in February 2012. In this role, Mr. Blake leads the US-based pharmaceuticals division of Bayer Healthcare LLC, a subsidiary of Bayer AG. In the US, Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals provides products for General Medicine, Hematology, Neurology, Oncology and Women’s Healthcare. The company's aim is to discover and manufacture products that will improve human health worldwide by diagnosing, preventing and treating diseases.

Previously, Mr. Blake served as President & CEO, Bayer Inc. and Head of Bayer HealthCare in Canada.

In his 30-year career with Bayer, Mr. Blake has held leadership positions around the world focusing on global strategic product marketing, business development, clinical planning, product developments and sales management.

Mr. Blake obtained his degree at Bristol University and undertook further executive training at The Open University, INSEAD and Wharton Business School. He is a Chartered Corporate Director – earning this designation in 2006 from the Directors College at the DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University.