Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Chief Compliance Officer, BASF North America 

Stefan John joined BASF in 2014 as Senior Vice President, Legal and took on his current role in 2018. He previously oversaw HR, Legal, and Compliance at building material manufacturer Dyckerhoff and worked in-house at General Electric and Stinnes AG with international assignments in the US, Germany, Italy, and England.

In 2018, BASF's legal department partnered with LCLD and LawyerMetrix to enhance their Outside Counsel Diversity Program through data collection and collaboration. In 2016, BASF marked its fourth consecutive year on DiversityInc’s list of the top 50 companies for diversity, recognized in part for a high percentage of women in senior management roles. The company also has eight employee resource groups and a supplier diversity program

Joined LCLD 2017


Highlights of LCLD Participation 


Fellows Program
Hosted Leadership Lunch (2017) 
Fellows nominated: 
2019: Mary Kenny; 2018: Karyllan Dodson Mack, James Henry Wilson

Attendance
Annual Meeting (2018)
Leadership Summit (2019, 2018, 2017)


Member: Stefan John

Diversity Professional: Sneha Desai