Bayer Companies,Bayer MaterialScience Dr. Richard Pott to Be Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Bayer MaterialScience

At its meeting today, the Supervisory Board of Bayer AG agreed to the proposal made by the Board of Management of Bayer AG to appoint Dr. Richard Pott (61) to the Supervisory Board of Bayer MaterialScience AG effective March 26, 2015. It is intended that Dr. Pott should be elected as the new Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Bayer MaterialScience.