Dr. Martin Baitz

Dr. Martin Baitz is a Senior Life-Cycle-Sustainability Expert based in Stuttgart, Germany.

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5 Steps to Improve Your ESG Performance

The term ESG has been evolving as more and more companies & investors catch on. These are the areas primed for ESG performance improvements.

Annual Product Sustainability (GaBi) Content Release Webinar 2022

Annual Product Sustainability (GaBi) Content Release Webinar 2022

Join Sphera’s experts to learn about the 2022 Annual Content Release for Sphera’s Product Sustainability (GaBi) Datasets.

Oil Spill Observations and Riding a Wave to Sustainability Success

Oil Spill Observations and Riding a Wave to Sustainability Success

By following Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) best practices, companies can play a critical role in making the world a better place.

Decarbonization of the Value Chain Solving the Data Challenge

Decarbonization of the Value Chain: Solving the Data Challenge

Discover what should companies actually look for when searching for the right data to act as a basis for a comprehensive assessment of their value chain.

GaBi Database Release Webinar

Product Sustainability (GaBi) Database Release Webinar

Sphera Product Sustainability (GaBi) databases are accurate, comprehensive Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) databases.

Returning to Operations 3

Into the Unknown, Part 2: Sustainably Returning to Operations

The COVID-19 pandemic could be an opportunity for humanity to overcome the even more disastrous environmental crisis on the horizon.


Dr. Martin Baitz is an expert in sustainability and life-cycle related environmental topics at Sphera (formerly thinkstep/PE International ) since 2003 . Martin is working on strategies to develop, maintain and update existing and future professional life-cycle databases and life-cycle information supply and exchange, along with quality control of LCI databases and data sets. He is member of German LCA standardisation body AA3 of DIN-ISO and Co-Editor of the International Journal of Life-Cycle Assessment for Data Quality and Availability.

Before joining Sphera, Martin was a research engineer for life-cycle assessment and life-cycle engineering, and head of the IKP GaBi department at the University of Stuttgart.

Martin has a PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Stuttgart. He likes montainbiking, hiking, snowboarding and spending time with his 3 sons.