LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany — BASF announced that Anup Kothari, President, Performance Chemicals, Ludwigshafen, will assume responsibility for the Division Nutrition & Health, Lampertheim, effective Feb. 1, 2021. Thomas Kloster, Senior Vice President, Automotive OEM Coatings Solutions EMEA, BASF Coatings GmbH, Münster, will, as President, assume responsibility for Performance Chemicals at the same time.