SOURCE: DuPont Danisco Cellulosic Ethanol

DuPont Danisco Cellulosic Ethanol

May 05, 2010 13:07 ET

Herb Munsterman Joins DuPont Danisco Cellulosic Ethanol as General Counsel

ITASCA, IL--(Marketwire - May 5, 2010) -  Herb Munsterman has joined DuPont Danisco Cellulosic Ethanol as General Counsel and a member of the company's Senior Leadership Team. Herb is an experienced general corporate attorney and a registered patent attorney with law firm and corporate in-house experience. Prior to joining DDCE, he was Associate General Counsel at UOP LLC, a technology licensor to the refining and petrochemicals industries. His background includes extensive international experience in Europe and Asia. Herb holds a law degree from Drake University and an M.S. in Biotechnology from Northwestern University. He is a member of the American Chemical Society. 

Reporting to the CEO, Herb will lead DDCE's strategic legal efforts for licensing comprehensive solutions for cellulosic ethanol production and serve as the company's chief lawyer. "We are extremely pleased that Herb has joined our leadership team," said DDCE's CEO, Joseph Skurla. "His legal knowledge and experience in IP, licensing, and international transactions will contribute to our success as we commercialize our technologies and prepare to deliver investment-grade solutions to the market."

About DDCE
DuPont Danisco Cellulosic Ethanol LLC (DDCE) delivers comprehensive, integrated technology, engineering, and service solutions. Built on a legacy of innovation, business leadership and strategic collaborations, DDCE is positioned as a key player in achieving global goals for energy independence, rural development, and deployment of a reliable, sustainable transportation fuel supply. The company is headquartered in Itasca, IL, and has a demonstration-scale biorefinery in Vonore, TN. For more information, visit

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