Senior Vice President - Global Business Services

Lucinda B. Smith was appointed Senior Vice President, Human Resources, in January 2009. Smith, former Vice President, Global Talent Management & Rewards, is responsible for functional management of all Human Resources organizations worldwide, interface to the Board of Director's Compensation and Succession Planning Committees, and serves as an Officer of the Company.

Smith joined AGCO in October 2006 as Director, Organizational Development & Compensation. She has been a leader in the implementation of AGCO University, Global Rewards and Performance Management initiatives. Prior to AGCO, Smith was Global Director of Human Resources at AJC International, Inc. and before that she held various domestic and international human resource management positions at Lend Lease Corporation, Cendian Corporation and Georgia-Pacific Corporation.

Smith holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Scripps College in Claremont, California and also serves as an advisor to the Society for Human Resource Management's (SHRM) global expertise panel.