Thursday, December 17, 2015

OBQ 927: Three men and an empire.

This is the closest one can get to a monopoly, within last two centuries and between these three men lies the story of creation of one of the biggest industry which is now going to look very different as the giants tie a knot to create a company that impacts the quality of the water that you drink to the quality of display of your smart phones.

Enough said...tell me the name of these companies and the recent event that has set a new benchmark in the world of deal making.

Answer: The merger of Du Pont and Dow Chemicals

1 comment:

  1. Merger of Dow Chemical Co. and DuPont Co.
    1. Pic of Éleuthère Irénée du Pont
    2. Pic of Current President of Dow : Andrew N. Liveris
    3. Pic of Herbert Henry Dow