Ilene Gordon, former CEO of Ingredion

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Thursday, October 11, 2018
5:30pm— 7:00pm
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SAVE THE DATE for an Informative Evening with Ilene Gordon!

Ilene Gordon is an American business executive. She became CEO, president, and chairman of Ingredion in May, 2009 and became the 21st female CEO of a Fortune 500 company when Ingredion’s sales reached $6 billion for the first time, in 2012. As of 2014 she was one of only 24 women who were CEOs of Fortune 500 companies. She retired from the position in 2017.

Gordon previously was president and CEO of Alcan Packaging, a $6.5 billion global packaging business with 130 factories and 30,000 employees in 30 countries, serving customers in the food, beauty, tobacco, and pharmaceutical industries. 

Prior to that, she served as senior vice president of Alcan, Inc. and president of Alcan Packaging’s $1.4 billion food packaging Americas unit. Before Alcan acquired Pechiney in 2003, Gordon was Pechiney’s senior vice president and president of plastic packaging, where she was responsible for a business with locations in the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific.

Gordon holds a bachelor of science degree in mathematics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and a master of science degree in management from MIT’s Sloan School of Management.

She is a vice chair of the board of trustees of The Conference Board.

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DATE: October 11, 2018



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