BASF Venture Capital GmbH Investment Manager
Claus joined BASF as an investment manager in 2010. He is active in four boards. The related companies are based in the US, the UK, Switzerland and Germany.
Before that he was head of production of Electronic Materials in Europe within BASF SE and was leader of the Business Process Management team in the business unit detergents and formulators.
He joined BASF SE in 1994 and worked until 2003 in several functions in research, development and production.
He studied chemistry at the Westfälischen Wilhelms Universität in Münster and did his post doctorate at the UCSB in Santa Barbara.