Patrick E. Lindner
President, DuPont Performance Polymers
Patrick E. Lindner is president of DuPont Performance Polymers. Mr. Lindner joined DuPont in 1996 as a chemist in Fluoroproducts.
He spent the first four years of his career in R&D and held leadership positions in a range of marketing and venture roles. In 2006, he was named global business director of Teflon® fluoropolymers. In 2010 he was named director in the DuPont Corporate Plans and Strategy group. In this role, he advised the Office of the Chair Executive Committee on corporate strategic direction and portfolio choices, including the company’s recent acquisition of Danisco.
He was named global business director for DuPont Electronics & Communications, leading a portfolio of seven business units. He also had responsibility for driving white space growth in Electronics & Communications and for leading the Consumer Electronics domain. He was named to his current position in March 2014.
He received his B.S. in Chemistry from Hamilton College and his Ph.D. in Chemistry from Dartmouth.
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