Hans Matthysen is Vice President EMEA for Legal and Compliance of BASF SE since April 2017.He started his professional career in 2001 as a Belgian attorney and worked for several law firms in Antwerp and Brussels. In 2009 he joined BASF Antwerpen NV in Antwerp as inhouse counsel and since 2012 he is working for the Central Legal Department of BASF SE in Ludwigshafen. Since then he had various responsibilities.