John E. McGlade to Join Bunge Limited Board of Directors
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 23, 2014
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG)
today announced that John E. McGlade has been appointed to its Board of
Directors, effective August 5, 2014.
Mr. McGlade, age 60, was chairman, president, and chief executive officer of
Air Products from 2008 to 2014. He joined Air Products in 1976 and held
positions in the company's Chemicals and Process Industries, Performance
Materials and Chemicals Group divisions. He was appointed president and chief
operating officer of Air Products in 2006 and retained the title of president
when he was named as chairman and CEO two years later.
"John's strong leadership of a global company providing services and solutions
to customers across a range of industries and experience managing
environmental, health, safety and quality issues will bring an important
perspective to Bunge's Board of Directors," said L. Patrick Lupo, Chairman,
Bunge Limited. "We look forward to benefitting from his experience and
Mr. McGlade serves on the board of directors of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber
Company and on the executive committee of the Council on Competitiveness. He
is a trustee of The Rider-Pool Foundation and the SteelStacks Leadership
Foundation, and a former trustee of Lehigh University.
About Bunge Limited
Bunge Limited (www.bunge.com, NYSE: BG) is a leading global agribusiness and
food company operating in over 40 countries with approximately 35,000
employees. Bunge buys, sells, stores and transports oilseeds and grains to
serve customers worldwide; processes oilseeds to make protein meal for animal
feed and edible oil products for commercial customers and consumers; produces
sugar and ethanol from sugarcane; mills wheat, corn and rice to make
ingredients used by food companies; and sells fertilizer in South America.
Founded in 1818, the company is headquartered in White Plains, New York.
SOURCE Bunge Limited
Contact: Investor Contact: Mark Haden, Bunge Limited, 914-684-3398,
firstname.lastname@example.org; Media Contact: Susan Burns, Bunge Limited, 914-684-3246,
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