SVP, Head, U.S. Law, Patents & Compliance Bayer U.S.
Jan Heinemann is Head of U.S. Law, Patents & Compliance (LP&C) at Bayer U.S. Jan was appointed in October 2016.
Prior to his current role, Jan was Head of LP&C for Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) at Bayer AG from 2007 through September 2016. During this time, Jan was in charge of all legal aspects of Bayer’s major transactions including the pending Monsanto takeover, the acquisition of the Merck Consumer Care business and Algeta ASA. He started his career as an attorney with Frankfurt, Germany-based Hengeler Mueller focusing on corporate, M&A and finance matters.
Jan studied undergraduate law at the University of Freiburg, University of Bonn and the University of Lausanne. He received a Master of Laws degree at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia and obtained a PhD in Law at the University of Bonn.
Jan is married with one son and daughter.