William G. Walter

Retired Chairman, FMC Corporation


William G. Walter, 71, retired chairman, FMC Corporation, an agriculture, specialty and industrial chemical company, a position he held from 2001 to September 2010. Walter also served as FMC’s president and chief executive officer from 2001 until December 31, 2009.  He served as executive vice president of FMC Corporation from 2000 to 2001 and vice president and general manager of FMC’s Specialty Chemicals Group from 1997 to 2000.  He is a member of the board of directors of the New York Life Insurance Company.  Director since January 1, 2005.