Jane Arnold is the Head of Global Process Control Technology at Covestro since October 2017. Her responsibilities include all systems, instrumentation and electrical power that run Covestro production facilities at over 30 sites globally. Her major focus is to improve Digitalization in Manufacturing with a goal of developing a cognitive digital plant. Covestro is among the world’s largest polymer companies. Business activities are focused on the manufacture of high-tech polymer materials and the development of innovative solutions for products used in many areas of daily life.
Arnold has a degree in Mathematics and has over 25 years of experience in Process Control Technology. She started with Bayer MaterialScience in 2005 in the location of Baytown, Texas. There she moved to various levels of technical and management positions. Bayer MaterialScience became Covestro in 2015. Arnold relocated to the Covestro Headquarters in Leverkusen Germany in 2017.