Interview with Bayer CEO Werner Wenning 'The Pursuit of Profit Is an Innate Human Trait'

In an interview with SPIEGEL, Werner Wenning, the CEO of German pharmaceutical giant Bayer, discusses the speculative excesses in the financial markets, the disastrous emphasis on short-term profit and the appropriateness of his multimillion-euro salary.
The Bayer factory complex in the German city of Leverkusen.

The Bayer factory complex in the German city of Leverkusen.

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