We are Chemovator

About us

Our team covers a broad range of competencies - from BASF internal to external experts. We have very diverse backgrounds, but we are all united in our intrinsic motivation to fight for great ideas and teams. We do everything possible to support our Venture Teams in achieving their goals.

Our values


We want you to take ownership of your project and take responsibility for your decisions.

Willingness to take risk

We call on you to take brave commitments and we do not shy away from risk.


Fast testing of assumptions and quick decisions are the base for our operations.

Focus on the market

As a business incubator, we put the customer first and solve relevant problems.

Learning culture

We accept mistakes as part of the game and share learnings to continuously improve us and others.

Our Entrepreneurs in Residence

Entrepreneurs in Residence are qualified external experts with strong track records as startup founders and business angels. As coaches and mentors, they support the teams from submission of the application to market entry with their extensive experience.

Our Experts

Our experts have great experience in the startup world, as they have successfully founded themselves or have strong relations as investors. As coaches and advisors, they support the teams along their entrepreneurial journey at Chemovator.

Our Core

The Chemovator Core Team is always there for you. We support the Venture Teams from behind the scenes, whilst running Chemovator. Our team allows you to focus your entire effort on developing your venture.