Bayer is a multinational pharmaceutical and life sciences company. The Company operates through Pharmaceuticals, Consumer Health, Crop Science, Animal Health and Covestro segments. The Pharmaceuticals segment offers prescription products, specialty therapeutics and diagnostic imaging equipment and contrast agents. The Consumer Health segment provides nonprescription over-the-counter products in various categories. The Crop Science segment offers products in the areas of seeds and plant traits, crop protection, and nonagricultural pest control. The Animal Health segment provides prescription and nonprescription veterinary products. The Covestro segment provides raw materials for polyurethanes and polyether production. Bayer also has strategic partnerships and alliances with universities and research institutes.

Leverkusen, DE
Size (employees)
99,845 (est)-13%
Bayer was founded in 1863 and is headquartered in Leverkusen, DE
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Key People/Management at Bayer

Werner Baumann

Werner Baumann

Johannes Dietsch

Johannes Dietsch

Kemal Malik

Kemal Malik

Hartmut Klusik

Hartmut Klusik

Human Resources, Technology & Sustainability
Dieter Weinand

Dieter Weinand

Erica Mann

Erica Mann

Consumer Health
Liam Condon

Liam Condon

Crop Science

Bayer Office Locations

Bayer has an office in Chiyoda, Leverkusen, Pymble, São Paulo and in 10 other locations
Leverkusen, DE (HQ)
50 Kaiser-Wilhelm-Allee
Pymble, AU
875 Pacific Hwy
São Paulo, BR
1100 R. Domingos Jorge
Mississauga, CA
2920 Matheson Blvd E
Shanghai, CN
Pudong 18-19/F, 23-26/F, Citigroup Tower
Havana, CU
Calle 3ra, E/ 76 y 78, Edif. Beijing, 1º Piso. Oficina 101 Playa
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Bayer Financials and Metrics

Bayer Financials

Bayer's revenue was reported to be €46.77 b in FY, 2016 which is a 1% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (Q3, 2017)

8 b

Gross profit (Q3, 2017)

5.5 b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2017), %


Net income (Q3, 2017)

4.2 b

Market capitalization (1-Oct-2017)

97.4 b

Closing share price (1-Oct-2017)


Cash (2-Mar-2018)

5.6 b
Bayer's current market capitalization is €97.4 b.
EURFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


40.2 b41.3 b46.3 b46.8 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

19.5 b19.9 b21.2 b20.3 b

Gross profit

20.6 b21.4 b25.2 b26.5 b
EURQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


11.9 b11.8 b8.3 b13.2 b12.2 b8 b

Cost of goods sold

5 b5 b2.7 b5.3 b5.1 b2.6 b

Gross profit

6.8 b6.8 b5.5 b7.9 b7.1 b5.5 b

Gross profit Margin, %

EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


1.9 b1.9 b1.9 b

Accounts Receivable

9.1 b9.9 b11 b


8.5 b8.6 b8.4 b

Current Assets

22.2 b23.8 b30.4 b
EURQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


3.6 b1.1 b1.2 b2.2 b2.8 b5.6 b

Accounts Receivable

11.6 b2.1 b10.8 b13 b1.7 b8.8 b


8.5 b8.3 b8.4 b8.7 b8.5 b6.7 b

Current Assets

26.7 b24.7 b25.2 b33.4 b32.7 b30.8 b
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

3.3 b4 b4.6 b

Depreciation and Amortization

2.9 b3.3 b3.7 b


(748 m)(191 m)(3 m)

Accounts Payable

485 m400 m452 m
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Net Income

1.5 b1.4 b957 m2.2 b1.3 b773 m

Depreciation and Amortization

1 b814 m599 m730 m832 m581 m


(119 m)190 m(80 m)(257 m)(12 m)(314 m)

Accounts Payable

(893 m)39 m(178 m)(694 m)(290 m)(25 m)
EURY, 2017


80.4 k

Financial Leverage

2.1 x
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Bayer Operating Metrics

Bayer's Patent Applications was reported to be 50.8 k in FY, 2016.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


147 151 152


112 k112.50 k110.90 k

Water Consumption (million cubic meters)

361 450 346 330

Engineers And Scientists

15 k
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Bayer Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Bayer Animal Health GmbH
Dritte Bayer Real Estate VV GmbH & Co. KG
Bayer Gesellschaft für Beteiligungen mbH
Schering-Kahlbaum Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung
Adverio Pharma GmbH
Bayer 04 Immobilien GmbH
Bayer Chemicals Aktiengesellschaft
Bayer CropScience Aktiengesellschaft
Bayer Direct Services GmbH
Vierte Bayer Real Estate VV GmbH & Co. KG
Bayer Business Services GmbH
Bayer Gastronomie GmbH
Fünfte Bayer Real Estate VV GmbH & Co. KG
GP Grenzach Produktions GmbH
TravelBoard GmbH
Zweite Bayer Real Estate VV GmbH & Co. KG
AgrEvo Verwaltungsgesellschaft mbH
Bayer Altersversorgung GmbH
Bayer Consumer Care Deutschland GmbH
Bayer Innovation GmbH
Chemion Logistik GmbH
Erste Bayer Real Estate VV GmbH & Co. KG
Sechste Bayer Real Estate VV GmbH & Co. KG
Steigerwald Arzneimittelwerk GmbH
Alcafleu Management GmbH & Co. KG
Erste K-W-A Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH
Intraserv GmbH & Co. KG
KVP Pharma+Veterinär Produkte GmbH
Siebte Bayer VV GmbH
Bayer CropScience Biologics GmbH
Bayer CropScience Deutschland GmbH
BGI Deutschland GmbH
Intendis GmbH
Jenapharm GmbH & Co. KG
KOSINUS Grundstücks-Verwaltungsgesellschaft mbH & Co. Gamma OHG
MENADIER Heilmittel GmbH
Bayer Beteiligungsverwaltung Goslar GmbH
Bayer Intellectual Property GmbH
Hild Samen GmbH
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