Rajan Gajaria will be the executive vice president for the Business Platforms for Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont. Corteva is expected to separate from DowDuPont by June 1, 2019. He is currently the vice president of the Crop Protection Business Platform for Corteva Agriscience.
Rajan joined Dow AgroSciences as a joint venture partner in Mumbai, India. He held various roles in sales and marketing, as well as human resources, before moving to the company’s global headquarters in Indianapolis, Indiana. He ascended through leadership roles in corporate strategy, marketing and e‑business before serving as global supply chain director. He was named marketing director for the company’s U.S. business before being tapped to lead the Latin America and Asia Pacific geographies. Rajan later served as vice president of Latin America and North America, for Dow AgroSciences.
A champion of diversity and inclusion, he was past chairman of the International Center of Indiana, a not-for-profit aiming to be a catalyst for a global Indiana. He is a member of the board of directors of the Central Indiana Corporate Partnership which brings together leaders of Central Indiana’s prominent corporations, foundations and universities in a strategic and collaborative effort dedicated to the region’s continued prosperity and growth.