Huntsman Corp. recently announced the appointment of Cynthia L. Egan and Sonia Dulá to its board of directors, effective immediately. Both reportedly bring to Huntsman long and distinguished professional careers in global financial services, investment management, and international operations. The Huntsman board now comprises 10 directors, nine of whom are independent.
Egan spent her career primarily as an executive in the investment management industry. She served as president of Retirement Plan Services for T. Rowe Price Group and as an advisor to the U.S. Department of Treasury. Prior to joining T. Rowe Price, Egan held progressively senior level positions with Fidelity Investments, including executive vice president, head of Fidelity Institutional Services Co., president of the Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund, and executive vice president of Fidelity Management Research Co.
Egan presently serves as a director and the vice chair of the board of The Hanover Insurance Group. She is also a director of Unum Group and the BlackRock Fixed Income Funds Complex, and she previously sat on the board of Envestnet. She currently serves as chair of the board of visitors of the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
Dulá spent her career primarily as an executive in the financial services and media industries, most recently serving as vice chairman at Bank of America (BofA), Global Corporate and Investment Banking. Before that, she ran Merrill Lynch’s Latin America Wealth Management Division and was head of BofA’s Latin America Corporate and Investment Banking Division. Before joining BofA, Dulá was CEO of Grupo Latino de Radio.
Dulá presently serves as a director on the boards of Hemisphere Media Group, PRISA, and Acciona of Spain, and she serves as a member of the Latin America Strategic Advisory Board of Banco Itaú. Dulá is a life member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and she previously sat on the boards of the Council of the Americas, Women’s World Banking, and the Arsht Center for the Performing Arts.
“We are honored to have Ms. Cynthia Egan and Ms. Sonia Dulá join our Board of Directors,” said Peter Huntsman, chairman, president, and CEO. “Cynthia and Sonia each bring a wealth of relevant experience from the investment and banking industries, adding to our already diverse and experienced Board. These new directors will give us greater depth and capability.”
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