A subsidiary Initiative at Bayer MaterialScience North America;

A subsidiary Initiative at Bayer MaterialScience North America;

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endOrSlng the regional subsidiary’s lnlllallVE, BMS 5 9’9′ initiative, from a corporate or drvrslon headquarters’
bal leadership team took some significant risk. But In standpoint, it is often difficult to ascertain whetherthe
the end, the payoff was handsome. subsidiary is making good-faith efforts acting in the best
interest of the MNE or the subsidiary managers such as Bay3
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Bayel GrOUp is a $50 billion chemical and health care ta
based in Germa’ly‘ Its three main prodUCt diVISlOnSg air: key concepts of the proposal, many of which devuaterl
Bayer MaterralScrence (EMS), Bayer Cropscience and from Bayer’s global norms For examp’ev “ampmmlon
Bayer Healthcarg‘, ,m th’s matrix organization, ea’Ch of Evaabs h’Stoncany deemed by Bayer as a core competence
these_producfiegwggljefszgountry/regional subsidiaries mer: $053859: 11: outsource it, which would allow custo-
ggfjgagialkience North Ara:riac:d(82h€11s1ilge CEO for pmg’ OVER”. Babefrgiggstjriozztimogfis [Exilcifttfrasiefn
Babe. contributing 25% of BMS’ global reven‘ti: $3512 gaitti‘efing‘ige, ln the end, the bold proposal paid off
NA delivered highly respected performance It had strong own word – meeung Wlth $70 million m hand In his
sales growth in 2005 ($3.5 billion, increasing from $2.7 Si
billion in 2004), and suffered a modest flattening in 2006 I was excited, but also scared to death, because

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