Governance

The work of worldsteel is overseen by its members through the Board of Directors. The Board is composed of the chairmen or CEOs of member companies and meets twice a year.

Voting rights of regular members at the Board Meeting and the Annual General Meeting are calculated based on tonnage production. Associate and affiliated members have one vote at the Annual General Meeting.

The Board is supported by an Executive Committee composed of 16 members. All worldsteel officers including the Chairman are appointed by the Board.

Day to day operations of the association are administered by a director general, who is appointed by the Board.

 

2016-2017 Office Bearers

The following office bearers were elected for a one-year term in October 2016.

Chairman

Chairman

John Ferriola, Chairman, CEO, and President, Nucor Corporation

Vice Chairman

Vice Chairman

Wolfgang Eder, Chairman and CEO, voestalpine AG 

Vice Chairman

Vice Chairman

Kosei Shindo, Representative Director & President, Nippon Steel and Sumitomo Metal Corporation

Treasurer

Treasurer

Eiji Hayashida, President and CEO, JFE Holdings Inc


Executive Committee 2016/2017

John FERRIOLA, Nucor Corporation

Wolfgang EDER, voestalpine AG

Eiji HAYASHIDA,  JFE Holdings, Inc.

Heinrich HIESINGER, thyssenkrupp

Sajjan JINDAL, JSW Steel Ltd

André GERDAU JOHANNPETER, Gerdau SA

Ohjoon KWON, POSCO

Mario LONGHI, United States Steel Corporation

Lakshmi MITTAL,  ArcelorMittal

Alexey MORDASHOV, Severstal JSC

Paolo ROCCA, Techint Group

Kosei SHINDO, Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation

XU Lejiang,  Baosteel Group

YU Yong, Hesteel Group Co., Ltd.

Edwin BASSON, worldsteel