Andreas Fibig

Chair of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.

Director Since:


Business Experience
Mr. Fibig joined our Board in 2011 and has been our Chairman and Chief Executive Officer since 2014. Previously, he served as President and Chairman of the Board of Management of Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, the pharmaceutical division of Bayer AG, from September 2008 to September 2014. Prior to that position, Mr. Fibig held a number of positions of increasing responsibility at Pfizer Inc., a research-based pharmaceutical company, including as Senior Vice President of the US Pharmaceutical Operations group from 2007 through 2008 and as President, Latin America, Africa and Middle East from 2006 through 2007.

Public Board Memberships

  • Board of Novo Nordisk, a global healthcare company

  • Board of Bunge Limited, a leading agribusiness and food company with integrated operations from September 2016 to May 2018


Additional Accomplishments and Memberships

  • Executive Committee of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, a CEO-led organization focused on creating a sustainable future for business, society and the environment

  • Board member of the German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc.

  • German Academy of New York


Mr. Fibig’s prior work experience with pharmaceutical companies has provided him with extensive experience in international business, product development and strategic planning, which are directly translatable to his work as our Chairman and CEO.