Guest of Honor: Erik Fyrwald, CEO of Syngenta
Join us on Monday, November 18, at 12.00 at the Haus Zum Rüden
Meet Erik Fyrwald
J. Erik Fyrwald was previously President and Chief Executive Officer of Univar, a leading distributor of chemistry and related products and services (2012–2016); President of Ecolab, a cleaning and sanitation, water treatment, and oil and gas products and services provider (2011–2012); and Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Nalco, a water treatment and oil and gas products and services company (2008–2011). He was Group Vice President of the Agriculture and Nutrition Division of the DuPont Company (2003–2008). He currently serves on the Board of Directors for CropLife International and the Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce. Apart from his functions in Syngenta, J. Erik Fyrwald currently holds the following board memberships:
- Listed companies: Bunge Limited, Eli Lilly and Company
He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Delaware and completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.