Sasin Global Leader Series:
MacLennan, CEO, Cargill Inc.
As part of Sasin School of
Management’s ongoing Global Leader Speaker Series, we were
to welcome David MacLennan, the Chairman, President
& CEO of Cargill, Inc., to Sasin last month.
MacLennan's presentation, "Disruptive Change: Food for Thought"
focused on his list of leadership constants.
These include the need to keep learning, embrace change, take bold,
and prioritize innovation and ingenuity.
"As a CEO, you need resilience," he also noted. "You can't plan
for everything that will happen."
More than 75 Sasin students, alumni, faculty, and staff attended this special
by the leader of the largest privately-held company in the
U.S. Cargill is also one of the largest agribusiness companies in the
with 155,000 employees in 70 countries. In Thailand, Cargill has 17,000