announced the appointment of David G. Bills, 39, as
vice president – Corporate Plans, effective May 1.
Bills is currently a partner in the Chicago office of
McKinsey & Company, providing strategic guidance
and consultation on a wide range of issues facing
major industrial and technology companies.
"The breadth of Dave's experience and his proven track
record in strategic planning, mergers and acquisitions,
and marketing for major corporations make him an
ideal fit for DuPont," said John W. Himes, DuPont
senior vice president for Corporate Strategy. "We
expect him to make an extremely strong contribution to the company's
sustainable growth mission as the leader of our Corporate Plans function."
At McKinsey, Bills has served as co-leader of the firm's worldwide Growth
Strategy Practice and is a member of the Chemicals and Corporate
Strategy Practices. He also was the founder of the McKinsey
Business-to-Business Marketing Practice. Prior to McKinsey, Bills was
employed by Exxon.
He has a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from the University of
Wisconsin and an MBA from the Harvard Graduate School of Business.