In February 2019, BASF has founded the new company BASF Digital Solutions located in Madrid, Spain to drive forward the digital transformation of the group and develop innovative IT solutions. The company plans to grow the center to more than 300 digital specialists within the next years.
Madrid/Spain – Dr. Christoph Wegner, Chief Digital Officer of BASF commented that the company wanted to stay a digital leader in the chemical industry. To this end, the group needed more digital talents with the best digital skills to speed up digital transformation. Carles Navarro, head of BASF in Iberia added that Spain had plenty of very well-educated digital talents available in the market and his company would be eager to recruit them.