LONDON Century Aluminum
Co. has named president and chief executive officer Michael
Bless to its board of directors.
Bless joined the Monterey,
Calif.-based aluminum producer in January 2006 as chief
financial officer. He took over as interim president and chief
executive officer following the departure of Logan Kruger in
November 2011 (
amm.com, Nov. 15, 2011), and accepted the role on
a permanent basis in February (
amm.com, Feb. 7).
"In his more than six years with the company, Mike has
achieved a great deal and proven himself as an excellent
leader," Century chairman Terence Wilkinson said in a
statement. "We look forward to working further with him to
continue to enhance Centurys position in the global