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DowDuPont executive chairman Andrew Liveris to leave: WSJ


(Reuters) - U.S. Inc's will step down on April 1 and its Jeff will assume Liveris's role at the company, reported on Monday.

Liveris will remain a until July 1, the WSJ said.

Jim Fitterling, currently the for DowDuPont's material sciences unit, will take on the role of the of after the breakup next year, said.

Last month, the company said it was pushing ahead with its plans to split into three separate units, starting with the Materials Science by the end of the first quarter of 2019. Agriculture and Specialty Products are expected to follow by June 1, 2019.

and completed the $130 billion merger in September.

The company could not be immediately reached for comment.

(Reporting by in Bengaluru; Editing by Vyas Mohan)

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First Published: Mon, March 12 2018. 10:42 IST