Bayer

Bayer develops, produces and markets pharmaceutical, agricultural and polymer products. Read more

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Bayer

Bayer develops, produces and markets pharmaceutical, agricultural and polymer products. Read more

Werner Baumann's photo - Chairman & CEO of Bayer

Chairman & CEO

Werner Baumann

CEO Approval Rating

70/100

Founded:

1863

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PublicIndependent CompanyFRABAYN

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GSK is seen as one of Bayer's top competitors. GSK's headquarters is in Middlesex, England, and was founded in 2000. GSK competes in the Pharmaceuticals industry. GSK generates 91% of Bayer's revenue.

Johnson & Johnson is one of Bayer's top rivals. Johnson & Johnson was founded in 1886, and its headquarters is in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Johnson & Johnson competes in the Health Care Supplies field. Johnson & Johnson has 34,962 more employees than Bayer.

Abbott is Bayer's #3 rival. Abbott is a Public company that was founded in 1888 in Abbott Park, Illinois. Abbott operates in the Health Care Equipment industry. Compared to Bayer, Abbott has 9,462 more employees.

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Bayer Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$50.8B

Bayer's revenue is the ranked 3rd among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 32.4B. Over the last three quarters, Bayer's revenue has grown by 36%. Specifically, in Q4 2020's revenue was $15.4B; in Q3 2020, it was $10B; in Q2 2020, it was $11.3B.

Bayer Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Asklepios BioPharmaceutical, Inc.

Oct 2020

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$2B
AskBio is a biotechnology firm that develops and commercializes AAV gene therapies for the treatment of muscular dystrophy and genetic disorders.
Care/of

Sep 2020

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$225M
Care/of is a manufacturer, distributor and online retailer of vitamin and health supplements to men and women.
KaNDy Therapeutics Limited

Aug 2020

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$425M
KaNDy is a biotechnology company that develops and commercializes therapeutics for the treatment of menopausal symptoms.
BlueRock Therapeutics, LLC

Aug 2019

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$240M
BlueRock Therapeutics develops and commercializes cell-based therapies for the treatment of neurology, cardiology and immunology disorders.
Monsanto Company

Sep 2016

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$62.5B
Monsanto is a distributor of agricultural supplies that includes seeds, traits and crop protection products.

These are all the companies that Bayer has acquired. Bayer has acquired 18 companies and its latest acquisition was Asklepios BioPharmaceutical, Inc. in Oct 2020. AskBio is a biotechnology firm that develops and commercializes AAV gene therapies for the treatment of muscular dystrophy and genetic disorders.

Bayer Funding History

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Bayer Investments

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DESCRIPTION

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EXIT DATE

Ukko is a Tel Aviv-based biotechnology company that develops and commercializes therapies for the treatment of food allergies.
$40M
Jan 26, 2021
Series B
-
Senti Bio develops a gene circuit technology platform that utilizes allogeneic cell therapies for the treatment of cancer.
$105M
Jan 05, 2021
Series B
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Rantizo is a drone spraying platform that identifies problem areas, diagnoses field issues, sprays and applies required treatments for farmers.
$7.5M
Nov 19, 2020
Series A
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Dewpoint is a biotechnology company that develops and commercializes drugs for the treatment of cancer, neurodegeneration, and metabolic diseases.
$77M
Sep 28, 2020
Series B
-
Triumvira is a biopharmaceutical company that researches and develops T-cell immunotherapy for the treatment of cancer and infectious diseases.
$55M
Aug 26, 2020
Series A
-

These are all the companies that Bayer has invested in. Bayer has invested 18 companies and its latest investment was Asklepios BioPharmaceutical, Inc. in Oct 2020. AskBio is a biotechnology firm that develops and commercializes AAV gene therapies for the treatment of muscular dystrophy and genetic disorders.

Bayer News

May 10, 2021Endpoints News

Bayer claims another win on its CKD and diabetes hopeful, though the question remains over just how big it is

After earning priority review for a top CKD and diabetes program back in January, Bayer is revealing ... See more »
May 10, 2021MarketScreener

Goldman Sachs maintains a Buy rating

(marketscreener.com) In a research note published by Keyur Parekh, Goldman Sachs advises its customer... See more »
May 10, 2021The Economic Times

Bayer extends support, relief measures in India's fight against COVID-19

Bayer is re-purposing its existing nitrogen plant at its manufacturing facility at Vapi, which will h... See more »
May 6, 2021India Infoline

Cadila Healthcare extends tenure of JVA with Bayer PTE for two months

The purpose of entering into the JVA is for carrying on business of marketing of pharmaceutical produ... See more »
May 5, 2021MarketScreener

Preliminary announcement of the publication of financial reports according to Articles 114, 115, 117 of the WpHG [the German Securities Act]

(marketscreener.com) DGAP Preliminary announcement financial reports: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft / Prel... See more »
April 28, 2021Chem Europe

Early indications of a successful start to 2021

In 2020 the Bayer Group weathered the COVID-19 pandemic well from an operational point of view. "That... See more »
April 28, 2021Brownfield AG News

Kebotix, Bayer partner to accelerate ag innovations

Bayer Crop Science and technology company Kebotix have announced a collaboration to accelerate the de... See more »

Bayer Press Releases

March 29, 2021Business Wire

Bayer Announces Publication of Phase IV Adempas (riociguat) Data in The Lancet Respiratory Medicine

WHIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bayer today announced that The Lancet Respiratory Medicine has publi... See more »
March 23, 2021Press Release India

Bayer Wins Best Employer in India Award Four Years in a Row

Business Wire India Kincentric has awarded recognition to Bayer India for the fourth time in successi... See more »
March 6, 2021centralcharts

Outcry Grows Over Proposed Bayer AG Settlement of Monsanto Roundup Cancer Lawsuits

Outcry Grows Over Proposed Bayer AG Settlement of Monsanto Roundup Cancer Lawsuits Cancer victims cri... See more »
February 25, 2021PR Newswire

Bayer's Exposure to Thousands of Cancer Lawsuits Persists as Victims' Lawyers Vow to Continue the Fight

DALLAS, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer, the maker of Roundup weedkiller, had hoped a proposed mu... See more »
February 24, 2021WebWire

Bayer strives for gender parity in all management levels by 2030, advances overall inclusion and diversity approach

Bayer is further strengthening its efforts to foster a more inclusive and diverse workforce and cultu... See more »
February 22, 2021Business Wire

Elanco General Counsel Michael-Bryant Hicks to Depart After Successful Company Stand-Up and Acquisition Completion

GREENFIELD, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Elanco Animal Health Incorporated (NYSE: ELAN) today announced the... See more »
February 1, 2021Business Wire

Bayer Continues to Earn Top Marks in 2021 Corporate Equality Index

WHIPPANY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the fourth consecutive year, Bayer U.S. obtained a perfect score... See more »

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Bayer develops, produces and markets pharmaceutical, agricultural and polymer products. Bayer was founded in 1863. Bayer's headquarters is located in Leverkusen, North Rhine-Westphalia, DE 51368. Bayer's Chairman & CEO, Werner Baumann, currently has ...

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Bayer's Chairman & CEO, Werner Baumann, currently has an approval rating of 70%. Bayer's primary competitors are GSK, Johnson & Johnson & Abbott.

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bayer.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Bayer

  1. When was Bayer founded?

    Bayer was founded in 1863
  2. Who is Bayer's CEO?

    Bayer's CEO is Werner Baumann
  3. How much revenue does Bayer generate?

    Bayer generates $50.8B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Bayer have?

    Bayer has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Bayer's headquarters?

    Bayer's headquarters is in Leverkusen North Rhine-Westphalia, DE
  1. How many employees does Bayer have?

    Bayer has 99,538 employees
  2. What sector does Bayer operate in?

    Bayer is in Medical Research & Laboratories, Life Sciences
  3. Who are Bayer's competitors?

    Bayer's top competitors are GSK, Johnson & Johnson, Abbott
  4. Who has Bayer invested in?

    Bayer's has invested in companies such as Ukko, Senti Bio, Rantizo