Pyxus, the owner of leaf merchant Alliance One International, said Grierís appointment was effective 14 November. Grier currently serves as vice president and treasurer of chemicals giant DuPont, where she oversees capital market activities including financial risk, cash management and insurance. In the press release, Pyxus said Grier had led treasury activities at DuPont during its merger with Dow Chemical in 2017.
Pyxus International President, CEO and Chairman, Pieter Sikkel commented, "I am delighted to welcome Donna as the newest member of our Board as the company continues to execute upon our 'One Tomorrow' initiative. Her vast financial and compliance experience will aid Pyxus as we implement our strategic growth plans and evaluate future opportunities."