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  1. 1. Company Profile 2012
  2. 2. Join one of the most exciting, fastestgrowing industries in the worldProviding the world with healthy, flavorful and affordable vegetables is an importantchallenge, and Nunhems genetics play an increasing role in this mission. As Nunhemscontinues to expand globally and advance technologically, there are attractive careeropportunities for those who choose to work with us.* Thrive in a collaborative set-up* Be free to act* Enjoy being an achiever* Work toward our common success* Forge unique relationshipsWe recognize and foster individual talents by providing training and support to help yousucceed and grow, professionally and personally, throughout your career.We are looking forward to meeting you!Look for more information or job opportunities at and go to Jobs. Nunhems Vegetable Seeds │ 2 March 2012 │ Slide 2
  3. 3. At a glance 1,700+ employees, in 44 countries Approx. 2,500 commercial varieties, in 28 vegetable crops Seed production in 21 countries 26 R&D stations in 14 countries EUR 298 million sales in 2011 15 legal entities Nunhems is the vegetable seed business of Bayer CropScience Nunhems Vegetable Seeds │ 2 March 2012 │ Slide 3
  4. 4. Bayer Group Structure Holding company Group Management Board Bayer AG Corporate CenterBusiness areas Service areas Bayer HealthCare Service areas Bayer Business Services Service areas Bayer CropScience Bayer Technology Services Bayer MaterialScience Currenta Nunhems Vegetable Seeds │ 2 March 2012 │ Slide 4
  5. 5. Bayer CropScience:Business Units and Market AreasCrop Protection Environmental Science BioScience• Insecticides • Products for • Vegetable seeds = Nunhems professional users• Fungicides • Seeds for agricultural crops (pest and vegetation (cotton, canola, rice, soy,• Herbicides management) wheat, sugarcane, corn)• Seed Treatment • Products for consumers • Traits (home and garden use) Nunhems Vegetable Seeds │ 2 March 2012 │ Slide 5
  6. 6. Staff Locations and Legal Entities Germany Netherlands Poland Hungary China (joint venture) France USA Spain Italy India Mexico Turkey Brazil Chile Country with Legal Entity Staff Location Nunhems Vegetable Seeds │ 2 March 2012 │ Slide 6
  7. 7. ActivitiesWe have in-house competences and activities in:• Breeding & Phytopathology• Research (Molecular & Cell Biology, BioTech Services, Seed Technology)• Production, Processing & Quality Assurance• Marketing and Sales Nunhems Vegetable Seeds │ 2 March 2012 │ Slide 7
  8. 8. Mission and VisionOur mission Our visionNunhems is the global specialist Our vision is to become the marketin vegetable genetics and services. leader through crop specializationAs a globally integrated group of and cooperative relationships with ourteams, we are dedicated to customers.developing innovative geneticsand related services and buildingunique customer relationships. Nunhems Vegetable Seeds │ 2 March 2012 │ Slide 8
  9. 9. R&D Sites Nunhem Marbach ‘s-GravenzandeBrooks Sant’ AgataLodi Murcia Antalya AnseongSalinas Almeria Jordan Kullu ShouguangBakersfield Karnal* NanningDavis (only research) Bangalore HainanCuliacan Belén Mossoro Java Uberlandia* Polpaico Graneros research center *under construction breeding station Nunhems Vegetable Seeds │ 2 March 2012 │ Slide 9
  10. 10. Product Innovation: Tomato Intense can be used for a number of recipes with much better results than with regular tomatoes Nunhems Vegetable Seeds │ 2 March 2012 │ Slide 10
  11. 11. Product Innovation: Lettuce • Breeding for quality traits • Efficient growing and harvesting concept (High Density Multileaf) • Enhanced Storability, ideally suited for Fresh-Cut Solutions • Convenient and enjoyable products for the consumer Nunhems Vegetable Seeds │ 2 March 2012 │ Slide 11
  12. 12. Product Innovation: KireneKirene, the first galia turning yellow only when reaching full ripeness Nunhems Vegetable Seeds │ 2 March 2012 │ Slide 12
  13. 13. Product Innovation: Carrot Discover the Colorful Possibilities! • Brilliant Colors • Grower Friendliness • Enhanced Processing Characteristics Nunhems Vegetable Seeds │ 2 March 2012 │ Slide 13
  14. 14. Forward-Looking StatementsThis presentation may contain forward-looking statements based on currentassumptions and forecasts made by Bayer Group or subgroup management.Various known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors could leadto material differences between the actual future results, financial situation,development or performance of the company and the estimates given here.These factors include those discussed in Bayer’s public reports which areavailable on the Bayer website at company assumes no liability whatsoever to update these forward-lookingstatements or to conform them to future events or developments. Nunhems Vegetable Seeds │ 2 March 2012 │ Slide 14
  15. 15. Thank you very much for your attention! Nunhems Vegetable Seeds │ 2 March 2012 │ Slide 15