As president of Agricultural Services, Taets is responsible for the commercial activities and operations of the company’s agricultural origination and transportation network—which spans more than 75 countries—as well as the company’s wheat milling and rice businesses.Previously, he was president of ADM’s grain group, with responsibility for the company’s U.S. and export grain businesses, grain-merchandising operations, destination-marketing business, and ocean freight and vessel operations. Earlier, he was managing director of the company’s European Oilseeds operations. He joined ADM in 1988. Taets serves on the boards of the North American Export Grain Association, Golden Peanut Company, ADM Grain River System Inc. and Kalama Export, an ADM joint venture. He also represents ADM on boards in Argentina, the Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Holland, Mexico, Panama and Switzerland. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Iowa State University and an MBA from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. About Fenton Brent Fenton is president, ADM Animal Nutrition, with responsibility for ADM’s specialty and value-added feed business, serving the livestock and aquaculture industries. Previously, he served as president of European operations, where he was responsible for setting strategy and coordinating growth activity across all ADM business lines in the region as well as managing the company’s European oilseeds business. He joined ADM in 1992. Fenton received a bachelor’s degree in agriculture and agricultural economics from the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. He sits on the board of ADM Hamburg AG and FEDIOL, the federation representing the European vegetable oil and protein meal industry in Europe. About ADM For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve vital needs. Today, 30,000 ADM employees around the globe convert oilseeds, corn, wheat and cocoa into products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. With more than 265 processing plants, 460 crop procurement facilities, and the world’s premier crop transportation network, ADM helps connect the harvest to the home in more than 140 countries. For more information about ADM and its products, visit www.adm.com.