A recognized leader in the field of biomanufacturing and a Bayer veteran, Mr. Heidrich has dedicated more than 20 years of his professional career to the management of various manufacturing operations within the global Bayer Group. He currently heads the Global Biotechnology Product Supply organization overseeing the manufacturing and distribution of Bayer's $3 billion biotechnology product portfolio. His career at Bayer began as a project leader in 1986. Mr. Heidrich's leadership and knowledge in the areas of engineering and product development brought him to manufacturing sites in East and West Germany, Mexico and beginning of 2001 to Berkeley, California. Here he served as the VP of Production for Kogenate at Bayer HealthCare until 2006, when he assumed the role as Senior Vice President of Product Supply Biotech worldwide.