For the last decade, Paul J. Fribourg has been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Continental Grain Company, an international agribusiness and investment company. Prior to assuming the helm of one of the largest privately-held corporations in the United States, he held a variety of positions with increasing responsibility—from Merchandiser and Product Line Manager to Group President and Chief Operating Officer.
Paul Fribourg has extensive corporate service as the Lead Independent Director of Loews Corporation, a Board Member of The Estee Lauder Companies, Inc., a Board Member of Restaurant Brands International Inc. and a Board Member of Apollo Global Management, LLC. He is also a Board Member and Member of the Executive Committee of Castleton Commodities International LLC. In addition, he is a Member of the Rabobank International North American Agribusiness Advisory, the NYU Mitchell Jacobson Leadership Program in Law and Business Advisory Board and Endeavor Global Inc. He is also a Member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the International Business Leaders Advisory Council for The Mayor of Shanghai.
Mr. Fribourg graduated Magna Cum Laude from Amherst College with a Bachelor of Arts degree. He then completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard’s Business School.