Daniel T. Shih joined ADM’s board of directors in 2012 and serves as a member of its nominating/corporate governance and compensation/succession committees.
Shih has more than 25 years of experience
in the areas of strategy, leadership, joint ventures, sales and marketing. Since starting his career at Dow Chemical in late 1970s, Shih has served at a number of multinational corporations in the United States, Japan, Hong Kong and Southeast Asia. He was president of PepsiCo China's beverages business unit, president of Motorola (China) Electronics Ltd., chief executive officer of Cap Gemini Ernst & Young Consulting North Asia, and served in a variety of positions at General Electric. He also served as deputy chairman and executive director of Stella International Holdings Limited.
Shih holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the Tatung Institute of Technology (now the Tatung University) and a master’s degree from University of Cincinnati. He received an Honorary Ph.D. of Commerce from the University of West Alabama in 2008.