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Annick Pleysier Portrait

Ms Annick Pleysier is Head of EMEA Public Affairs, Science and Sustainability at Bayer Crop Science. Formerly, Pleysier was head of international policy advocacy in the public affairs department of Bayer’s Crop Science Division. During her career, Annick has held several roles in Bayer’s regulatory department, including regulatory leadership for Europe, Middle East, Asia, and Africa. As such, she has worked on a variety of regulatory and policy challenges across the company’s entire portfolio, including Biotechnology, Crop Protection, Seeds, and Digital.

According to Annick, her passion is contributing to bringing innovation to agriculture for a more sustainable future. She joined Bayer in 2001, having graduated with an MSc in Bioengineering (major in Agronomy, minor in Environmental Sciences) from KU Leuven.