Dr. Javier Flores Montes
Bayer MaterialScience LLC
Senior Country Representative - Mexico
Dr. Flores Montes is the Senior Country Representative – Mexico for Bayer MaterialScience (BMS) LLC. In this role, he is responsible for the Mexico activities of BMS. Additionally, he is also Country Representative for the Polycarbonates and Thermoplastic Polyurethane Business Units, as well as Business Support.
Prior to his current position, Dr. Flores Montes served as BGR of the BMS Rubber and Plastics Division in Mexico, as well as Head of Corporate Controlling and the General Management Staff for the Bayer Group in Mexico.
Dr. Flores Montes joined Bayer in 1983 as an intern at Bayer AG in Leverkusen, Germany, where he worked in the areas of crop protection, pharmaceuticals and process control technology while he completed studies in Business Administration and earned his doctorate at the University of Cologne in Germany. During this time, he also led or collaborated on various projects within the Process Control Technology department, such as expert system design and analysis.
A native of Peru, Dr. Flores Montes received his education in a Jesuit school in Lima, later completing seven years of studies in industrial engineering and economy at Universidad de Lima, Peru. He earned a degree in industrial engineering before moving to Germany and graduating Cum Laude from the University of Cologne.
Dr. Flores Montes serves on the Board of Directors of Bayer IMSA S.A. de C.V. and is member of the BMS North America Leadership Team.
Dr. Flores Montes is married, has two children and resides in Mexico City. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with the family and engaging in sport activities such as trekking, fitness and soccer. He also likes reading and painting.