THE LEADING INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION AND CONFERENCE FOR THE GLOBAL POLYURETHANES INDUSTRY
Heiko graduated from the University of Cologne, Germany, with a Chemistry degree. He holds a PhD degree in Polymer Chemistry from the Max-Planck-Institute of Polymer Research (University of Mainz, Germany). He joined the Bayer Group in 1997, where he worked in the area of new product development for Plastics, Rubbers and Polyurethanes. In 2002 he became manager of business development for Flame Retardants at Bayer, and now at LANXESS Deutschland GmbH. Today he is responsible for the product development and technical service of flame retardants primarily focusing on polyurethanes within the new business unit Additives.