|Robert L. Lumpkins|
Chairman of the Board
Mr. Lumpkins served as Vice Chairman of Cargill, Incorporated (“Cargill”) from 1995 and as a member of the Cargill Corporate Leadership Team since its inception in 1999 until his retirement in October 2006. Mr. Lumpkins also served as Chief Financial Officer of Cargill from 1989 to 2005 and held various financial and line management positions since joining Cargill in 1968. Mr. Lumpkins also serves as a member of the board of directors of Ecolab, Inc. where he is chair of the Safety, Health and Environment Committee and Vice Chair of the Audit Committee, and Airgas, Inc., where he is on the Audit Committee, and also serves on the nonprofit board of Howard University. As Vice Chairman of Cargill, Mr. Lumpkins played a key role in the formation of Mosaic through the combination of IMC Global Inc. (“IMC”) and Cargill’s fertilizer businesses.