Dupont Industrial Biosciences - Global Business Director, Biomaterials
Michael A. Saltzberg is the Global Business Director for Biomaterials at DuPont Industrial BioSciences— there he leads the development of a portfolio of emerging and growth businesses which utilize renewable feedstocks to make industrially important chemicals and materials. Through the development of renewable biochemical and biomaterials, Mike and his team are solving critical issues for industries as varied as packaging and cosmetics to apparel and carpeting, all facing the challenges of greening their supply chains and offering sustainable choices to their downstream customers.
Mike is a veteran of the industry with over twenty-eight years of experience at DuPont including R&D management, sales & marketing, and business development. He has led DuPont’s efforts in Biomaterials business development since 2006.
Dr. Saltzberg is a native of Philadelphia, Pa. He holds a B.A. with Honors in Chemistry from Oberlin College and a Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.