Rik Miller is president – DuPont Crop Protection. He began his career in 1984 in Crop Protection sales.
From 1984 to 1995 he held a variety of roles in sales, product and marketing management across the United States and in 1996 was appointed group leader for the DuPont Crop Protection Specialty Business (specialty crops and vegetation management markets). From 1996 to 2005 he was appointed to progressive sales and marketing management positions in Crop Protection.
In 2005, he was named global business leader for DuPont Crop Protection’s diversified specialty, vegetation management, forestry and railroad segments and relocated to Wilmington, Del. One year later, he joined the DuPont Crop Protection leadership team as global marketing director.
In 2010, Mr. Miller transferred to Geneva, Switzerland, as regional director, Europe, Middle East and Africa for Crop Protection. He returned to Wilmington, Del., and was named to his current position in February 2011.
He serves on CropLife International’s Crop Protection Strategy Council and is actively involved in Future Farmers of America.
Mr. Miller studied at Montana State University in Bozeman, Montana, and received his B.S. in Agronomy with an emphasis on plant and soil science and plant biochemistry.