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Bayer (China) Limited

Xi Zhang

Shanghai, China GC Influencers Guide 2019 Ranked in 1 departments

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Xi Zhang of Bayer AG
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Based in Beijing, Dr Zhang Xi is General Counsel for Greater China at German multinational pharmaceutical and life sciences company Bayer. Xi started her career at the German law firm Beiten Burkhard before moving in-house, initially becoming General Counsel at chemical company BASF, and later at Celanese Corporation. Xi has been involved in numerous high-profile mandates during her tenure at Bayer, including its landmark USD66 billion merger with Monsanto which made it the biggest seed and agricultural-chemical maker in the world and required approvals from regulators in 30 countries, including China.
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Interviewees attest to her influence in this sector, with one commenting: “Dr. Zhang has many years of experience in the industry and is amongst those who have the highest seniority in the healthcare area.” She is further praised for her “strong day-to-day running of operations and management.” Her work primarily focuses on legal, compliance and data privacy matters, and she remains a respected thought-leader in this space.
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