DuPont Danisco names management team

By | January 03, 2009
DuPont Danisco Cellulosic Ethanol LLC added three to its management team in October: Georg Anderl, vice president of engineering; Vonnie Estes, vice president of business development; and Jack Huttner, vice president of commercial and public affairs. Anderl and Huttner moved from similar positions at Genencor, a Danisco division, whereas Estes came from DuPont.

In addition, the joint venture announced its headquarters will be located in Itasca, Ill., a suburb of Chicago. Construction of the company's pilot-scale cellulosic ethanol facility is underway in Vonore, Tenn., in partnership with the Tennessee Bioenergy Initiative.