|Pierre R. Brondeau|
Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board, FMC Corporation
Pierre Brondeau joined FMC Corporation on January 1, 2010, as President and Chief Executive Officer, and was named Chairman of the Board on October 1, 2010. Mr. Brondeau previously served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Dow Advanced Materials, a division of The Dow Chemical Company, until September 2009.
Prior to Dow, Mr. Brondeau was President and Chief Operating Officer of Rohm and Haas Company, which was acquired by Dow Chemical in 2009. During his 20-year career at Rohm and Haas, M r. Brondeau held numerous executive and commercial positions in Europe and the United States with regional and global responsibilities for marketing, sales, research and development, engineering, technology and operations. Prior to joining Rohm and Haas, he spent six years at Air Liquide in Paris and Chicago in engineering, research and development, and marketing.
Mr. Brondeau serves as chairman of the Board of Directors for Livent Corporation. He is also a member of the Board of Directors for TE Connectivity and the American Chemistry Council. Additionally, he serves on the Board of Trustees of The Franklin Institute.