Charles O. Holliday
Born March 9, 1948. A US national, appointed Chairman of the Company with effect from May 2015, having previously served as a Non-executive Director since September 2010.
He was Chief Executive Officer of DuPont from 1998 to 2009, and Chairman from 1999 to 2009. He joined DuPont in 1970 after receiving a B.S. in industrial engineering from the University of Tennessee and held various manufacturing and business assignments, including a six-year, Tokyo-based posting as President of DuPont Asia/Pacific. He is Chairman of the National Academy of Engineering and is a founding member of the International Business Council. He has previously served as Chairman of The Business Council, Catalyst, the Society of Chemical Industry – American Section and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development.
He is a member of the Board of Directors of Deere & Company and former Chairman of the Bank of America Corporation.
Chairman of the Nomination and Succession Committee