Ray G. Young

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Archer Daniels Midland Company

YoungRay G. Young, 55, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (“ADM”), with responsibility for oversight of ADM’s business in Asia. ADM is a publicly traded company and one of the largest agricultural processors and food ingredients companies in the world, and  Young has been its chief financial officer since December 2010. Prior to joining ADM, he was employed at General Motors Company (“GM”), a publicly traded company and producer of vehicles throughout the world, from 1986 to 2010. At GM and its affiliates, he served in various senior executive roles, including as its  president of the Mercosur Region from 2004 to 2007,  its chief financial officer from 2008 to 2009 and its vice president, International Operations, based in China, in 2010. He currently serves on the boards of the U.S. China Business Council and the American Cancer Society Lakeshore division. He completed his bachelor’s degree in business administration at the Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario and his master’s degree in business administration at the University of Chicago.  Director since October 1, 2014.