Dr. Hubert Fink was born in 1962 in Jülich. At the RWTH Aachen University he studied process engineering. He finished his studies in 1988 with the doctorate in process engineering. His postgraduate studies in economics at the RWTH Aachen he finished in 1992 as an industrial engineer.
Dr. Fink joined the Bayer AG in 1988. Until 1996, he worked as a process engineer at different sites in Germany and Italy. Then he was responsible for the polycarbonate production in Houston, Texas until 1999. After other tasks in global engineering and in the group management he assumed responsibility for the Global Operations of Semi-Crystalline Products in the newly formed subgroup Bayer Polymers in 2002.
In the course of the start up of LANXESS, Dr. Fink took over the management of the Semi-Crystalline Products business unit in 2004. Since 2011 he heads the Advanced Industrial Intermediates business unit.