We are committed to operating sustainably and to addressing our social and ethical responsibilities as a good corporate citizen, while at the same time respecting the interests of all our stakeholders. Employees with a passion for innovation will enjoy excellent development opportunities at Bayer. Our values play a central role in our daily work and are intended to guide us in fulfilling our mission. These values are represented by the word LIFE.
LIFE is an acronym for Bayer’s key values and leadership principles: Leadership, Integrity, Flexibility and Efficiency. These values apply to everyone at Bayer and are integrated into our global performance management system for managerial employees. Our values-based culture ensures a uniform identity across the enterprise transcending national boundaries, management hierarchies and cultural differences.
Each of these four values is illustrated with seven examples: