Roger N. Batkin is Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Chief ESG Officer, and Corporate Secretary. Mr. Batkin has overall responsibility for the company's legal matters, including the ethics and compliance program, litigation, regulatory and securities filings, intellectual property, mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, and other worldwide legal activities. Additionally, as Chief ESG Officer, he leads AGCO's sustainability efforts. Mr. Batkin is also responsible for global governmental affairs, corporate administration and records, and he is Chair of the AGCO Agriculture Foundation. Mr. Batkin supports and counsels the Board of Directors on governance and legal matters.
Mr. Batkin joined AGCO in 2000 as European Legal Counsel. Prior to AGCO, Mr. Batkin was an Associate at an international law firm.