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MPA makes management appointments

23 January 2020, Published under Cement News

As part of the Mineral Products Association (MPA)’s 10th year anniversary in 2019 and in support of its vision for 2025, the association has been strengthening its team and is pleased to announce the following appointments.   • Chris Leese, former vice president at Cemex UK, joins as Director of UK Concrete and Special Adviser Health & Safety. UK Concrete is a new campaigning vehicle that will be launched in the coming weeks to promote and defend the concrete industry with a focus on non-tec...

Baudouin Nizet appointed head of McInnis

21 January 2020, Published under Cement News

The Board of McInnis Cement has appointed Baudouin Nizet as president and CEO of McInnis Cement, succeeding Jean Moreau, who held the post in an interim capacity since 2018. Mr Nizet was senior vice-president at Stuart Olson Building Group but previously served as senior vice-president, Québec and Atlantic region at Holcim (Canada) in Montréal and in Toronto as president and CEO, spanning the transition to CRH Canada. The Board also named Alex Wojciechowski as COO. He has more than 30 ye...

West China Cement has new CFO

15 January 2020, Published under Cement News

Chu Yufeng has been appointed chief financial officer of West China Cement. The company stated that his predecessor Chan King Sau ceased to be CFO, according to Reuters.

FLSmidth appoints new Mining Industry President

13 January 2020, Published under Cement News

Mikko Keto will join FLSmidth as President, Mining Industry and member of Group Executive Management. The appointment comes following Manfred Schaffer’s decision to retire in 2020. Mikko Keto joins FLSmidth from Metso, where he has worked for 10 years of which the last two years as President, Minerals Services and Pumps. He also served as a member of the company's Executive Team. 
 FLSmidth CEO, Thomas Schulz, said: "Mikko Keto will lead the FLSmidth Mining organisation in capturing profit...

Serge Gbotta new CEO LafargeHolcim Côte d’Ivoire

10 January 2020, Published under Cement News

LafargeHolcim Côte d’Ivoire has appointed Serge Gbotta as its new CEO, effective from 1 January 2020.  He succeeds Xaivier Saint-Martin-Tillet, who will head up the west Africa group region. Formerly commercial and logistics director at the company, Mr Gbotta is a civil engineer with an MBA degree. "I am delighted with the opportunity given to me to manage LafargeHolcim Côte d'Ivoire and to support it in its next phase of growth,” Mr Gbotta said.

Fauji Cement Co announces Board of Directors members

08 January 2020, Published under Cement News

Fauji Cement Co Ltd (FCCL) has informed Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) that Maj Gen Tahir Ashraf Khan, HI(M), (Retd), non-executive director, has resigned from the Board of Directors FCCL with effect from 1 January 2020. He is succeeded by Maj Gen Abid Rafique, HI(M), (Retd) who has joined the board with effect  from 1 January 2020.   Furthermore, with effect from 1 January  2020, Fauji's company board consists of following non-executive directors: Lt Gen Syed Tariq Nadeem Gilani, HI(M...

Mario Bollo appointed as new Geocycle manager

08 January 2020, Published under Cement News

Geocycle has appointed Mariano Bollo as its new manager in Argentina. Mr Bollo is a chemical engineer with an MBA from the Universidad Católica de Salta. He started his career at Holcim Argentina in 2006, fulfilling different roles at the company’s cement plants in Jujuy, Mendoza, Córdoba and Buenos Aires. “I feel very fortunate to be able to lead the Geocycle team and in this way, strengthen the involvement of governments and society in general to improve the environmental conditions of...

Director of Fauji Cement resigns

03 January 2020, Published under Cement News

Pakistan’s Fauji Cement Co Ltd has announced that Tahir Ashraf Khan has resigned from his position as director of the company, with effect from 1 January 2020. The company has not yet named a successor for this position, but appointed a new non-executive director in October 2019 .

Maple Leaf Cement elects eight directors unopposed

02 January 2020, Published under Cement News

Maple Leaf Cement Factory Ltd (MLCF) has informed Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) that its Board of Directors meeting held on 31 December 2019 and eight persons were elected unopposed as directors for the next term of three years commencing 31 December 2019. The new team comprises Tariq Sayeed Saigol, Taufique Sayeed Saigol, Waleed Tariq Saigol, Danial Taufique Saigol, Jahanara Saigol, Syed Mohsin Raza Naqvi, Shafiq Ahmed Khan and Zulfikar Monnoo.

Thatta Cement Co appoints Muhammad Aslam Shaikh CEO

24 December 2019, Published under Cement News

Pakistani-based Thatta Cement Co Ltd (THCCL) has informed Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) that Muhammad Aslam Shaikh is the company’s new CEO with effect from 23 December 2019, replacing Muhammad Taha Hamdani.   THCCL has a production capacity of 488,250tpa at its cement plant in Thatta, Sind Province.