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Inspiration Leadership

How Ellen Kullman turned DuPont into more than a chemical company

The company narrowed in on agriculture and nutrition, advanced material, and industrial biosciences. That thinking in part drove her multi-billion-dollar acquisition of Danish food ingredient producer Danisco in 2011. “That’s ours to prove,” Kullman said of the company’s narrowed focus, “but we have actively managed the portfolio. We see connectedness and growth capability of what is there now.”