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Abbott names Robert Ford to succeed Miles White as CEO

Abbott names Robert Ford to succeed Miles White as CEO

ABBOTT PARK, Ill.  — Abbott announced that Miles White will be stepping down as chief executive officer on March 31, 2020, after a remarkable 21-year tenure, the second longest for a non-founder in today’s S&P 100. He will remain executive chairman of the board. The board has unanimously appointed Robert Ford, a 23-year Abbott veteran, to

Abbott named sustainability leader again in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Abbott named sustainability leader again in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index

ABBOTT PARK, Ill. — Abbott has been named the Global Industry Leader in sustainability for the seventh consecutive year by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), one of the most prestigious global benchmarks for corporate sustainability. As the industry leader in Health Care Equipment & Supplies, the company earned top scores across all three key