William F. Weber is vice president – DuPont Protection Technologies, North America. He joined DuPont in 1981 and spent the first nine years of his career in a variety of marketing, technical service and operations positions in DuPont’s membrane separations businesses.
Over the next 15 years, he worked in several of DuPont’s chemicals businesses in leadership positions in global management, marketing and operations, including assignments in Delaware, West Virginia and Australia. In August 2005, he was named global business director of the Vespel® parts business. In June 2007 he became the global business director of the Ethylene CoPolymers business. He was named vice president and general manager of DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers in July 2008. He was named to his current position in October 2009.
Most of Mr. Weber’s career has been in specialty products businesses –- ranging from reverse osmosis permeators, to industrial diamonds, to performance lubricants and lo-friction polymeric parts, to fluorinated surface treatments, to packaged disinfectants, to packaging polymers, to ballistic materials. He has led a wide variety of businesses in various stages of their life cycle.
Mr. Weber was born in Cincinnati, Ohio and graduated with a B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame in 1981. He serves on the board of directors of the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund as well as the board of governors of the Aerospace Industries Association. In addition he volunteers on the Grants Committee of the Delaware Community Fund.