Management Australia

Dr. Grant Wakefield


Grant Wakefield studied Mechanical Engineering at the University of Canterbury, and Chemical & Materials Engineering at Auckland University, where he gained his doctorate degree.

Dr Wakefield has worked for Bayer and now LANXESS since 1996, when he started with the company in New Zealand.

He has been the Managing Director and Country Representative of LANXESS Pty. Ltd. in Australia since August 2006.

Prior to this assignment, he held various management positions over several business areas of the company in both Australia and New Zealand.

Wakefield is married with two sons and enjoys competing in sailing and field hockey.


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