Dow Dupont has selected Dr. Klaus Engel, former CEO of Evonik Industries, and Rebecca Liebert, Senior Vice President, automotive coatings at PPG as the two new members of the future board of directors.
Delaware/USA – Dow Dupont has recently announced two additional members of the future board of directors of Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of Dow Dupont. They are Dr. Klaus Engel, former CEO of Evonik Industries, and Rebecca Liebert, who recently became senior vice president, automotive coatings at PPG after more than a decade in leadership roles at Honeywell International. With these additions, Corteva Agriscience has 11 members on its future Board.
Dow Dupont remains on track to separate the Materials Science Division (Dow) on April 1, 2019, and the Agriculture (Corteva Agriscience) and Specialty Products (DuPont) Divisions on June 1, 2019.
In addition to Dr. Engel and Liebert, Corteva Agriscience’s future Board of Directors includes: Greg Page, non-executive chairman-elect of Corteva Agriscience and retired chairman and CEO of Cargill; Jim Collins, COO of the Agriculture Division of Dow Dupont and CEO-elect of Corteva Agriscience; Edward D. Breen, CEO of Dow Dupont; Lamberto Andreotti, former Chairman and CEO of Bristol-Myers Squibb; Robert A. Brown, President of Boston University; Michael O. Johanns, retired U.S. Senator and former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture; Lois D. Juliber, former Vice Chairman of Colgate-Palmolive Company; Lee M. Thomas, former Chairman and CEO of Rayonier; and Patrick J. Ward, CFO of Cummins.