Marquisa Nash is the Head of Human Resources responsible for the Performance Materials business for BASF Corporation in North America. This business encompasses the entire materials know-how of BASF regarding innovative, customized plastics under one roof and is globally active in four major industry sectors – transportation, construction, industrial applications, and consumer goods.

Marquisa joined BASF in 2015 as the HR Business Partner for the Performance Materials and Monomers businesses in North America. In 2018, she increased her responsibility as the Strategic HR Business Advisor for Performance Materials and in 2019 became the Head of Human Resources for North America.

Prior to BASF, she worked in a variety of Human Resources leadership roles and industries: Honeywell International (Performance Materials and Technologies, Aerospace); Eaton Corporation (Automotive, Aerospace); and Haworth Inc. in Leadership Development.

Marquisa earned a Master of Organization Development from the Allen W. and Carol M. Schmidthorst College of Business at Bowling Green State University. She also has a Business Administration, B.B.A. with an emphasis in Human Resources from Grand Valley State University.

Marquisa was born in Michigan. She enjoys spending time with family, friends and has a passion for traveling the world to learn about other cultures.