Andrew N. Liveris AO
Andrew N. Liveris was the Executive Chairman of DowDuPont, a $73 billion¹ holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont with the intent to form independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors.
Mr. Liveris also served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Dow Chemical Company.
An international advocate for the criticality of manufacturing to the long-term health of national economies, Liveris is the author of Make It in America. He was tapped by the current U.S. Administration to help identify new ways to spur innovation, revitalize the U.S. manufacturing sector, and drive economic growth and prosperity. Previously he served as Co-Chair of U.S. President Obama's Advanced Manufacturing Partnership steering committee and a member of the U.S. President’s Export Council.
Liveris’ breadth of experience and expertise is broadly represented across business, government, academic and non-profit sectors. He sits on the Board of Directors of IBM, is Vice Chair of the Business Roundtable, an Executive Committee Member and Past Chairman of the U.S. Business Council, and a member of the Concordia Leadership Council and the Australian government’s Industry Growth Centres Advisory Committee. Liveris serves on the Board of Trustees of The King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), California Institute of Technology and the United States Council for International Business. He is also a member of The B Team.
1Based on Dow and DuPont’s Net Sales as reported in each company’s 2016 Form 10-K filing.