Dr. Dietmar Hueglin

Dr. Hueglin is Head of BASF Innovation Campus Mumbai, India. In his 30 years of research career he has held several senior management positions in Germany and Switzerland which includeGlobal Head of R&D of Segment Home & Personal Care in Grenzach, Germany and Head of Research CenterBasel, Switzerland. Examples for keyproductsfrom his own research work are new photo-polyimides for semiconductors(developed forOCG, Providence, Rhode Island, USA) and new cosmetic UV absorbers.For his contributions to progress in applied chemical sciences hereceived theSandmeyer Award of the Swiss Chemical Society (2004) and the BASF Innovation Award (2011). Dr. Hueglinholds a Diploma in Chemistry and a PhD in Natural Sciences, both from University Freiburg i.Br, Germany.