Biography: Ellen Kullman

April 6, 2010
CEO Lecture
Ellen Kullman


Join us on April 6, 2010 at the Union League of Philadelphia to hear Ellen Kullman, CEO of DuPont.

Ellen is the 19th executive to lead the company in more than 206 years of DuPont History.  She became CEO Jan.1, 2009.

She was president from Oct. 1, 2008 through Dec. 31, 2008.  Prior to her appointment as DuPont president, she served as executive vice president and a member of the company’s office of the chief executive. She was responsible for DuPont Coatings & Color Technologies; DuPont Electronic & Communication Technologies; DuPont Performance Materials; DuPont Safety & Protection; Marketing & Sales; Pharmaceuticals; Risk Management; and Safety & Sustainability. In March 2008, Ellen was tapped to lead the dynamic planning process for the company’s growth in emerging international markets.

< ![if !vml]> < ![endif]>A native of Wilmington, Del., Ellen began her career at DuPont in 1988 as marketing manager in the Medical Imaging business.

She holds a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering from Tufts University and a masters degree in management from Northwestern University.