ADITYA MITTAL APPOINTED PRESIDENT OF ARCELORMITTAL
Aditya Mittal, son of steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal, has been appointed president of ArcelorMittal, according to newspaper reports. With this, the scion is likely to play a larger global strategic role in the group, in addition to his current responsibilities as the Group CFO and CEO of ArcelorMittal’s European operations. He will continue to report to Lakshmi Mittal, who is the chairman and CEO of the group. As the largest steelmaking and mining company in the world, ArcelorMittal has presence in 60 countries and an industrial footprint in 18 countries.