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DowDuPont's Andrew Liveris steps down, names CEO for new Dow


By Nivedita Bhattacharjee(Reuters) - DowDuPont Inc chief Andrew Liveris will step down on April 1, making good on an earlier promise to retire as the company named existing managers to head its materials science unit when it is spun off as Dow next year.Liveris, a 40-year industry veteran, is exiting after piloting the merger of the United States' two largest chemical producers - Dupont and Dow - in a $130 billion deal last year. That paved the way for the new firm to be divided into three separate businesses. The materials science unit, which accounts for most legacy Dow businesses and will ...

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First Published: Mon, March 12 2018. 23:09 IST