German chemicals giant Bayer to support Indian initiatives in agriculture, healthcare sectors

German pharma giant Bayer partnered with the Indian Government’s flagship initiative Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) to bolster innovation and entrepreneurship in agriculture and healthcare sector.

Germany-based chemicals group will not only mentor young innovators and start-ups but also explore association with the techno-preneurs in digital solutions in the agriculture and healthcare sectors.

“The access to science-led innovation will enhance the global competitiveness of India’s agriculture and healthcare sectors. The growth of Indian agriculture and healthcare can be a major driving force for the country’s economic and social development. Accelerating innovation will expand the potential of these sectors,” said D Narain, Senior Bayer Representative South Asia and Chief Executive Officer – Bayer CropScience Limited.