Craig Reed is Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer of Corteva Agriscience, a global pure-play ag company. He oversees more than $9 billion in global spend across four towers: Seed, Crop Protection, Indirect Goods and Services, and Logistics. He also oversees the global Facilities Services & Real Estate function.
In addition, Reed serves as Site Leader for Corteva’s global headquarters in Indianapolis and serves as the Senior Leadership Sponsor for the Global African Heritage Alliance business resource group.
Prior to DuPont, one of Corteva’s heritage companies, Reed had more than 25 years’ experience with multinational corporations including Eaton, Delta Air Lines, John Deere & Company, BMW Manufacturing, and Honda of America.
Reed serves on a variety of global boards, including Together for Sustainability (TfS) and the South Africa Supplier Diversity Council (SASDC). In the U.S., he serves on the Board of Trustees for Florida A&M University and Board of Directors for National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC). In 2021, NMSDC honored Craig as “CPO of the Year.”
Reed has a Bachelor’s degree in economics from Florida A&M University, an MBA from Arizona State University and is a Certified Professional in Supply Management.