Gary Towne is president, Risk Management, for Archer Daniels Midland Company’s Corn Processing business.
Towne joined ADM in 1997. Before his current position, he was president, Ethanol and Risk Management. Previously, he served as general manager, global risk/ethanol from 2007 to 2009 before being named chairman of the management board of Alfred C. Toepfer International GmbH, a role he held from 2009 to 2012. Earlier in his ADM career, Towne served as vice president, Corn, and as vice president, ADM Export Company.
Towne holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Indiana University.