The World Food Prize Foundation

2016 Borlaug Dialogue Speakers

James C. Collins, Jr.

Executive Vice President, DuPont

James C. Collins, Jr. is executive vice president with responsibility for the DuPont Agriculture segment: DuPont Pioneer and Crop Protection. After the completion of the proposed merger of equals between DuPont and Dow, Mr. Collins will become the chief operating officer for the DowDuPont agriculture business. He currently serves on the board of directors for CropLife International, Grocery Manufacturers Association, Christian Brothers University and the US China Business Council. He also serves on the advisory board for the University of Delaware’s Alfred Lerner College of Business & Economics and the board of trustees of the Hagley Museum and Library. A supporter of youth education and leadership, Mr. Collins serves on the executive board of the Chester County Council Boy Scouts of America and has received an honorary American FFA Degree for his efforts to promote Agriculture education with youth in the United States.

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