Andrew N. Liveris is President, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Dow Chemical Company, a global technology company focused on developing innovative solutions at the intersections of the physical, materials, polymer and biological sciences with 2013 annual sales of more than $57 billion.
A 38 year veteran of Dow and recognized global business leader, Liveris advocates the criticality of manufacturing worldwide. He serves as Co-Chair of U.S. President Obama’s Advanced Manufacturing Partnership steering committee. He is the author of Make It in America, which presents a comprehensive set of practical policy solutions and business strategies for reviving this important sector. He leads Dow’s collaborations with numerous governments on Advanced Manufacturing Plans and is simultaneously driving the Company’s world-class investment and industry leadership in fast-growing regions around the globe. Liveris sits on the Board of Directors of IBM, is Chairman of the U.S. Business Council, Vice Chair of the Business Roundtable and a member of the U.S. President's Export Council. He serves as a trustee for California Institute of Technology.