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Samuel Allen

Deere CEO

Samuel Allen has served as Deere CEO and President since 2009, showing an extensive background in management and much experience within the John Deere Company itself. In 1975 Samuel Allen graduated from Purdue University with a degree in Industrial Management.

Beginning with the company directly after graduation, Samuel Allen worked as an industrial engineer and moved through various management positions in different branches of the company, including international work. He continued on his way up until becoming Senior Vice President in 2001, and then President for Worldwide construction & Forestry Division of Deere & Co. in 2005, before becoming CEO and President.

Samuel Allen also serves as chairman for the Council on Competitiveness.

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