Ellen J. Kullman

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Director Since: December 2016

Goldman Sachs Committees: Compensation, Governance, Risk
Other Current U.S.-listed Public Company Directorships: Amgen Inc.; Dell Technologies Inc.; United Technologies Corporation
Other U.S.-listed Public Company Directorships within past 5 years: E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company

Key Experience and Qualifications

  • Leadership and strategy: During her tenure as Chair and CEO of DuPont, a highly regulated science and technology-based company with global operations, led the company through a period of strategic transformation and growth
  • Corporate Governance and Compensation: Leverages service on the boards of directors and board committees (including in leadership roles) of other public companies and not-for-profit entities
  • Risk Management experience: Draws upon experiences gained from DuPont and other board roles to provide our Risk Committee with diverse viewpoints

Career Highlights

  • E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, a provider of basic materials and innovative products and services for diverse industries
    • Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (2009 - 2015)
    • President (October 2008 - December 2008)
    • Executive Vice President, DuPont Coatings and Color Technologies, DuPont Electronic and Communication Technologies; DuPont Performance Materials, DuPont Safety and Protection, Marketing and Sales, Pharmaceuticals, Risk Management, and Safety and Sustainability (2006 - 2008)
    • Various positions, including Group Vice President, DuPont Safety and Protection (1988 - 2006)

Other Professional Experience and Community Involvement

  • Member, Board of Overseers, Tufts University School of Engineering
  • Trustee, Northwestern University
  • Member, National Academy of Engineering
  • Member, The Business Council

Education

  • Graduate of Tufts University and Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University

 

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