Chief Innovation Officer Summit
October - , 2017 , London
Head of New Business Development
Dr. Paolo Bavaj joined the Adhesive Technologies business unit of Henkel AG & Co. KGaA as Corporate Director Strategy and Business Development in December 2010. In April 2013 he became Head of New Business Development, with responsibility for identifying and evaluating innovation opportunities through strategic Foresight Management, Scouting and Incubation. Paolo holds a PhD in Chemical Engineering and began his career in scientific research. He joined Celanese Chemicals in 1996, where he led a global R&D and New Business Development team, gained experience as Area Sales Manager in the United States, and ran the Celanese Emulsions Textile and Engineered Fabrics business in Europe as well as their global Glass Fiber business.