AGCO Leader Wins Women in Manufacturing’s STEP Ahead Award | national company

DULUTH, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 29, 2022–

AGCO (NYSE: AGCO), a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural machinery and solutions, announces that Chunju Liu of Changzhou, China, has received a STEP (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Production ) Ahead Award 2022 from Women in Manufacturing, a division of the Manufacturing Institute.

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Chunju Liu is the winner of AGCO’s STEP AHEAD 2022.

This prestigious honor recognizes women leaders in manufacturing and encourages them to raise the next generation of female talent to pursue careers in manufacturing.

“Chunju Liu, leader of our manufacturing team, is a perfect example of the many women at AGCO who are focused on our farming customers. They are also motivated to serve their colleagues and the communities in which they live and work,” said Ivory Harris, senior vice president and chief human resources officer at AGCO.

The STEP Ahead Awards, part of the broader STEP Ahead initiative, promote the role of women in manufacturing through recognition, research and leadership to attract, advance and retain strong female talent.

“The STEP Ahead 2022 winners are excellent representatives of the exciting opportunities available in manufacturing,” said Denise Rutherford, President of STEP Ahead 2022. “These remarkable women and the leadership they show are helping to inspire the next generation of female leaders to consider a career in manufacturing.”

About AGCO

AGCO (NYSE: AGCO) is a world leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural machinery and precision agricultural technology. AGCO delivers value to its customers through its portfolio of differentiated brands including leading brands such as Challenger®, Fendt®, GSI®, Massey Ferguson®, Precision Planting® and Valtra®. Powered by Fuse® smart farming solutions, AGCO’s comprehensive line of equipment and services helps farmers sustainably feed our world. Founded in 1990 and headquartered in Duluth, Georgia, USA, AGCO had net sales of $11.1 billion in 2021. For more information, visit www.AGCOcorp.com. For company news, information and events, please follow us on Twitter: @AGCOCorp. For financial news on Twitter, please follow the hashtag #AGCOIR.

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