PEOPLE - DuPont makes appointment:
DuPont has appointed James Borel as group vice-president of its production agriculture business. Mr Borel, who was previously senior vice-president of human resources, served as vice-president and general manager of DuPont's crop protection business between 1997 and 2004. Erik Fyrwald resigned as group vice-president of the agriculture and nutrition business. He had held the post since 2003. Executive vice-president Thomas Connelly has taken over responsibility for the agriculture and nutrition business along with his existing leadership of the applied biosciences and electronic and communication technology platforms. He will be responsible for the integration of biotechnology across DuPont's business segments.