DEERFIELD, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF), today announced that Dennis P.
Kelleher, senior vice president and chief financial officer, has
informed the company he will retire from CF effective September 1, 2019.
Christopher D. Bohn, senior vice president, manufacturing and
distribution, has been selected to succeed Kelleher as chief financial
officer effective September 1, 2019.
“I am grateful for the contributions Dennis has made over the past eight
years,” said Tony Will, president and chief executive officer, CF
Industries Holdings, Inc. “He has played a significant role in helping
drive financial and operational excellence and creating long-term value
for our shareholders. I thank Dennis for his extraordinary leadership
and congratulate him on a successful and rewarding career.”
“Chris’ selection as chief financial officer is a great example of our
internal succession planning program,” said Will. “He is an outstanding
executive with proven leadership experience and an unwavering focus on
safety. Chris will continue to provide strategic leadership as we
capitalize on the opportunities ahead for CF.”
Bohn is a 10-year veteran with CF, most recently serving as senior vice
president, manufacturing and distribution, overseeing the company’s
world class nitrogen complexes and distribution facilities located in
Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States. Bohn has held roles of
increasing responsibility at CF including senior vice president, supply
chain, and vice president, corporate planning.
Prior to joining CF, Bohn served as chief financial officer for Hess
Print Solutions. Earlier in his career, he was vice president, global
financial planning and analysis for Merisant Worldwide, Inc. Mr. Bohn
earned his BS degree in Finance at Indiana University and also holds an
MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management.
Additionally, Ashraf Malik, vice president, site operations, has been
promoted to senior vice president, manufacturing and distribution,
succeeding Bohn on September 1, 2019.
“Since joining CF in 2012 Ashraf has shown tremendous leadership in all
aspects of our site operations and enterprise wide environment, health
and safety programs. His more than 25 years of industry experience and
expertise will allow us to continue to deliver on our outstanding
operational results and industry leading safety record,” said Will.
Malik holds a First Class Honors Degree in Control, Instrumental and
Systems Engineering from the City University of London.
About CF Industries Holdings, Inc.
CF Industries is a leading global fertilizer and chemical company with
outstanding operational capabilities and a cost-advantaged production
and distribution platform. Our 3,000 employees operate world-class
manufacturing complexes in Canada, the United Kingdom and the United
States. We serve our customers in North America through an unparalleled
production, storage, transportation and distribution network. We also
reach a global customer base with exports from our Donaldsonville,
Louisiana, plant, the world’s largest and most flexible nitrogen
complex. Additionally, we move product to international destinations
from our Verdigris, Oklahoma, facility; our Yazoo City, Mississippi,
facility; our Billingham and Ince facilities in the United Kingdom; and
a joint venture ammonia facility in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
in which we own a 50 percent interest. CF Industries routinely posts
investor announcements and additional information on the company’s
website at www.cfindustries.com
and encourages those interested in the company to check there frequently.
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