Company News, 2012-06-01, 03:00 PM
Michael Wallis succeeds Dr. Ulrich Albrecht-Frueh as Chief Executive Officer of ThyssenKrupp Stainless USA
The Board of Managers of ThyssenKrupp Stainless USA, LLC is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Wallis with effect from June 15, 2012 as Chief Executive Officer of the company in Calvert, Alabama. In this position he will also be in charge of the coordination of Inoxum´s operations in the NAFTA region. Michael Wallis has thirty years of general management experience in the stainless steel and aluminum business in Europe and North America.
Dr. Albrecht-Frueh returns to Europe and remains in charge as Chief Technology Officer of the Inoxum Group and Chief Operating Officer of ThyssenKrupp Nirosta GmbH, in Krefeld, Germany.