Eva Gardyan-Eisenlohr

Bayer AG

Eva is a senior legal executive in the Bayer legal team and has served as global Pharma Division General Counsel, Compliance Officer and most recently Group Data Privacy Officer for Bayer. She built the Bayer Data Privacy Function with a team of Data Privacy attorneys and managers across the globe, advising the Bayer business covering the entire value chain globally in the area of data privacy, including information governance. Until its dissolution, she served as member of the Bayer Digital Excellence Council, which drove the digitalization of the corporation at the board level. In her prior role, she was global General Counsel and Compliance Officer for Bayer Pharma. During that time, she co-led the development and roll-out of a worldwide Compliance Management System for the Bayer Group, covering nine compliance risks areas in 80 countries and the German headquarters organization. Eva held diverse positions as Senior Legal and General Counsel in the Bayer Group and advised Bayer’s Healthcare Business as Antitrust Counsel. Before moving to Schering AG as Legal Counsel, she started her career in the Crop Science Industry at Hoechst Schering AgrEvo. Eva is admitted to the bar of Berlin. She studied law at the University of Freiburg in Germany and holds a post-graduate degree in Antitrust Law from the University of Constance. Her academic training led her to study at the Institut d’Etudes Politiques and to graduate from the Ecole Nationale d’Administration, both in Paris, France.