NEW YORK Severstal North
America Inc. has appointed Saikat Dey as chief strategy and
procurement officer effective Dec. 15.
In his new position, Dey will
oversee the companys strategy, business planning and
purchasing, the Deaborn, Mich.-based steelmaker said.
Dey will replace David A. Howard, who will take a new role
as plant manager at Double Eagle Steel Coating Co.,
Severstals electrogalvanizing joint venture with
Pittsburgh-based U.S. Steel Corp.