June 11 (Reuters) - Agriculture chemicals maker FMC Corp on Tuesday appointed former chief executive officer Pierre Brondeau as top boss with immediate effect.

Brondeau who was CEO of FMC from 2010 until his retirement in June 2020, has continued to serve as chairman of the board during the last four years.

He succeeds Mark Douglas, who has stepped down after more than 14 years with the company. (Reporting by Vallari Srivastava in Bengaluru; Editing by Shailesh Kuber)