Irving / TX. (di) Darling Ingredients Inc., a global developer and producer of sustainable natural ingredients from edible and inedible bio-nutrients, announced the appointment of Nicole M. Ringenberg to its Board of Directors and as a member of its Audit Committee. Ringenberg joins the Board as an independent director, and her appointment is effective immediately. The appointment of Ringenberg will expand the total number of directors to eleven. Ringenberg recently retired following a 32-year career with Monsanto Company, a Fortune 200 company and one of the world’s leading providers of sustainable agricultural solutions, where she most recently served as Vice President and Controller. Prior to that, she served in a number of different roles at Monsanto, including Vice President, Global Commercial Operations and Finance and CEO of Asia Pacific. «We are excited to add Nicole Ringenberg to our Board. She brings an incredible resume and a robust skill set. Her global experience base will help support our World of Growth strategy», said Randall C. Stuewe, Chairman and CEO of Darling Ingredients.