Mr Juan R. Luciano, 54, is the Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM). ADM is one of the world’s leading agricultural processors and food-ingredient providers. Mr Luciano joined ADM in 2011 as executive vice president and chief operating officer. He was named president of the company in February 2014, and was appointed CEO in January 2015. In November 2015, he added Chairman of the company’s Board of Directors to his responsibilities. Mr Luciano previously spent 25 years at The Dow Chemical Company, where he last served as executive vice president and president of the performance division. Mr Luciano is a member of the board of directors of Eli Lilly and Company, and a Governor of the Boys and Girls Clubs of America, where he serves as Midwest chair of the organisation’s National Trustees Board. He holds an industrial engineering degree from the Buenos Aires Institute of Technology. Mr Luciano was appointed on 20 June 2012 and was last re-elected on 24 April 2015.