LONDON Bob Katsiouleris
has been appointed general manager of commercial operations at
Nyrstar NV, replacing Maarten De Leeuw as he takes on another
role within the company, AMM sister publication
Metal Bulletin understands.
Katsiouleris joins the
Switzerland-based zinc miner from Rio Tinto Plc, where he
served as chief commercial officer of its titanium, diamond and
In this role, he held
responsibility for global sales, marketing, and research and
development for Rio Tinto Minerals, as well as strategic raw
materials procurement initiatives.
He will relocate to
Nyrstars Zurich headquarters from Denver, Colo., and is
set to start in January.
Katsiouleris takes over from De Leeuw as he relocates from
Switzerland to the Netherlands to take on a new role that will
be announced in the first quarter.
A version of this article
was first published by AMM sister publication Metal