DuPont names Matthias Heinzel, president DuPont Nutrition & Health
By Elaine Watson
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Our next new hire is Matthias Heinzel, who will become president of DuPont Nutrition & Health on January 1, 2015.
Heinzel - who joined DuPont in 2003 and was appointed global business director, Enablers, DuPont Nutrition & Health in 2013 - succeeds Craig Binetti, who is retiring following 38 years of service.
A leading player in agricultural biotechnology, DuPont has significantly expanded its food ingredients capabilities in recent years, with the acquisitions of soy expert Solae (fully acquired in 2012); and enzymes, probiotics and sweeteners giant Danisco (acquired in 2011).