Lawrence D. McRae is Vice Chairman & Corporate Development Officer for Corning.
In this role, McRae implements strategies related to Corning’s business portfolio, partner agreements, and mergers and acquisitions.
Previously he served as Executive Vice President, Strategy and Corporate Development and was responsible for developing strategic approaches for Corning’s business units.
McRae joined Corning in 1985 and has held leadership positions in finance, sales, marketing, and general management across Corning’s businesses.
He was appointed Vice President of Corning Consumer Products Company and President of Revere Ware Corporation in April 1995. He then moved to Telecommunications Products, where he served as division Vice President, Global Development, from October 1996 to January 2000.
McRae joined Corporate Development in February 2000 and has led strategy and corporate development since 2010 and served on Corning’s management committee since 2002 and named Vice Chairman in 2015.
McRae is on the board of directors for Hemlock Semiconductor Group, Corelle Brands, and Samsung Corning Advanced Glass, LLC.
McRae holds a BA in Acccounting from Morgan State University and a MBA from Harvard University.