ArcelorMittal announces new appointments to Group Management Board
Luxembourg, 21 April 2008 - ArcelorMittal today announces new appointments to its Group Management Board
(“GMB”). These appointments follow the announcement, on 7 th April 2008, of the retirement of Malay Mukherjee.*
The three new members are as follows:
These appointments will take the total number on the GMB to seven, including the CEO, Lakshmi Mittal.
The prime responsibilities of Sudhir Maheshwari and Davinder Chugh are M&A/Business & Project Development and
Shared Services, respectively. Christophe Cornier’s new responsibilities will include Asia, Africa & India, Steel
Greenfield Projects and Equipment Manufacturing.
The appointments of Mr Maheshwari, Mr Cornier and Mr Chugh will become effective from 14 th May 2008. Further
details of the updated operational responsibilities of all GMB members are set out in greater detail below.
Speaking today, Lakshmi Mittal, (President and) CEO of ArcelorMittal said:
“Adding these skilled and valued colleagues to the GMB ensures that our senior executive team continues to enjoy
the relevant talent and expertise it needs to continue to deliver the best possible performance to all our stakeholders.
This expanded team reflects the increasing size, scope and
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• Sudhir Maheshwari, currently Executive Vice President responsible for Finance and M&A;
• Christophe Cornier, currently Executive Vice President responsible for Flat Products Western Europe; and
• Davinder Chugh, currently Senior Executive Vice President responsible for Shared Services.
ambitions of ArcelorMittal. We welcome Sudhir, Christophe and Davinder to the GMB and look forward to their
continued contribution to our success.”
Members of General Management Board and their core responsibilities
*Effective 14 th May 2008
Lakshmi Mittal: CEO
- Shared Services (including Purchasing, Legal, IT, Shipping and Energy)