Currently, James C. Collins occupies the position of Chief Executive Officer & Director at Corteva, Inc. and Chief Executive Officer & Director at E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. (a subsidiary of Corteva, Inc.). He is also Chief Executive Officer & Director at E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. and Member of The Business Roundtable and on the board of 9 other companies.
He previously held the position of Chief Operating Officer-Agriculture Division at DuPont de Nemours, Inc. President of DuPont Industrial Biosciences USA LLC and Vice President-Acquisition & Integration at Danisco USA, Inc. (both are subsidiaries of DuPont de Nemours, Inc.) and President at DuPont Crop Protection Co., Inc.
He received an undergraduate degree from Christian Brothers University and an MBA from the University of Delaware.