Before joining the BRAIN Group, Ludger Roedder worked in various
management positions at the U.S.-based BASF Corporation from 2005 to
2018. In addition to several M&A projects, he headed the regional
Animal Nutrition North America business unit, while in his last position
as Global Business Director he held overall responsibility for the Food
Performance Ingredients business unit. In this role, Roedder devoted
himself, inter alia, to the development and expansion of the enzyme
business and was also based in Germany for extended periods of time.
Roedder has extensive experience in product development, go-to-market
activities, market penetration and in the B2B arena. He had already
worked for several globally positioned manufacturing companies in these
fields as part of international assignments before he joined BASF.
several years, Ludger Roedder was a member of the board of the American
Feed Industry Association (AFIA) and a member of the Council for
Responsible Nutrition (CRN).
Among other things, Ludger Roedder
studied Global Strategic Management (certificate) at Harvard Business
School in Cambridge, MA (U.S.A.) and holds a Master of Business
Administration (MBA) degree in International Business from Fairleigh
Dickinson University in Madison, NJ (U.S.A.). Currently he has taken a
leave of absence from his teaching duties as an adjunct professor for
Marketing at Fairleigh Dickinson University.
Ludger Roedder was appointed Chief Business Officer (CBO) of BRAIN AG with effect from January 01, 2019.