Officers, executive and Board
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. The Board of Directors meets at least twice a year.
An Executive Committee is elected by the Board each October to oversee worldsteel's day-to-day work. The Executive Committee is made up of Board Members and worldsteel's Director General. The Executive Committee meets every three months.
All members are entitled to vote and be represented at the Annual General Meeting.
2012-2013 Office Bearers
The following office bearers were elected for a one-year term in October 2012.
Alexey Mordashov, General Director, Severstal JSC
Xiaogang Zhang, President, Anshan Iron & Steel Group Corporation
Joon-Yang Chung, Chairman and CEO, POSCO
John Surma, Chairman and CEO, United States Steel Corporation
The Board of Directors also elected the 2012/2013 Executive Committee:
Joon-Yang Chung, POSCO
Wolfgang Eder, voestalpine AG
Eiji Hayashida, JFE Steel Corporation
Heinrich Hiesinger, ThyssenKrupp AG
Sajjan Jindal, JSW Steel Ltd
André Gerdau Johannpeter, Gerdau SA
Lakshmi Mittal, ArcelorMittal
Alexey Mordashov, Severstal JSC
Shoji Muneoka, Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation
Paolo Rocca, Techint Group
John Surma, United States Steel Corporation
Lejiang Xu, Baosteel Group
Xiaogang Zhang, Anshan Iron & Steel Group CorporationEdwin Basson, World Steel Association