The Company’s longest-serving CEO, during his more than 14-year tenure as Chairman and CEO, Andrew N. Liveris transformed Dow from a cyclical chemicals manufacturing company into one powered by science, driven by innovation and delivering solutions to the world. By combining the breadth and depth of Dow’s scientific heritage with a new, robust portfolio of market-facing businesses, he assured Dow’s place as an industry leader for generations to come. He previously served as Executive Chairman of DowDuPont.
A recognized global business leader with more than 40 years at Dow, Liveris advocated the criticality of manufacturing worldwide. Liveris authored Make It in America, a book which presents a comprehensive set of practical policy solutions and business strategies for the United States to achieve an economic resurgence and revitalize its manufacturing sector. He was tapped by the Trump Administration to help identify new ways to spur innovation and revitalize the U.S. manufacturing sector, and served as Co-Chair of U.S. President Obama's Advanced Manufacturing Partnership steering committee and as a member of the U.S. President’s Export Council. He was also an active participant in the Department of Labor’s Task Force on Apprenticeship Expansion.
Liveris sits on the Board of Directors of IBM, The Nature Conservancy (TNC) and Novonix, and he is a member of the Concordia Leadership Council and the Australian government’s Industry Growth Centres Advisory Committee. He serves as a trustee of Saudi Aramco, The King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), the California Institute of Technology and the United States Council for International Business. He is also on the board of the U.S.-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) and serves as Co-Chair of the Saudi-U.S. CEO Forum.