NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - Sigma-Aldrich has hired Helge Bastian to be VP of global marketing in the company’s Research Biotech unit. Bastian formerly was executive VP of life sciences services at SGS, and he held various positions at Qiagen, including VP of global strategic marketing and VP of molecular diagnostics.

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