Aileen Van-Nguyen, Strategic Alliance Manager

Biochemist, DuPont Crop Protection, Wilmington, DE  

Aileen Van-Nguyen is a strategic alliance manager for DuPont Crop Protection Research and Development. She leads the global alliance network, including Alliance Partners, Research Collaborators and Contract Research Organizations to affordably meet business requirements for discovery, new product development, as well as existing product support.

Aileen Van-Nguyen

Quote: “DuPont has been a great place to work and where I have found my dream in professional growth realized through many dream makers. It is a great privilege to serve in a business that cares for the quality of life in developing countries and to help produce good, safe and high quality food to feed the world growing population. Every day I come home from work with great personal satisfaction and I look forward for the next day when I realize that what I do has a positive impact on lives of many people around the globe. ”

                       - Aileen Van-Nguyen

Aileen received her Ph.D. in Biochemistry from University of Cambridge, UK. She joined DuPont in 1985 and has worked in several disciplines in Crop Protection R&D before assuming her current leadership role as strategic alliance manager.

Aileen was born in Vietnam and came to US as a refugee by boat in 1975.