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Dow names Matt Davis as VP of Global Government Affairs and Public Affairs

September 1, 2011

MIDLAND, Mich. — The Dow Chemical Company announced that Matt Davis, vice president of Public Affairs, has been promoted to vice president of Global Government Affairs and Public Affairs, according to a press release.

In his new role, Davis will provide leadership for all of Dow’s Government Affairs, Public Policy, Issues Management, Communications, Reputation and Public Affairs strategy and actions.

“Government Affairs and Public Affairs play an increasingly critical role in the future success of our company,” said Andrew Liveris, Dow Chairman and CEO. “Matt’s in-depth knowledge of Dow''s brand and positioning in the new world order will provide exemplary leadership at the intersection of many global issues and Dow’s strategy. His leadership experience around the world in both Government Affairs and Public Affairs will provide the optimal focus for Dow’s business agenda with a strong use of Dow’s voice and brand.”