DuPont Said to Look Outside for Next CEO After Activist Pressure

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DuPont Co. is looking at external candidates for its next chief executive officer. If it chooses an outsider, it’ll be the first time in 213 years the chemical maker will be led by someone who isn’t a Du Pont or have a long history at the company.

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