NEW YORK Sims Metal
Management Ltd. has appointed Tamotsu Sato to serve on its
board of directors, replacing Makoto Paul Sukagawa, who retired
April 1, the company said April 2.
Sato, who was nominated by
Japanese trading house Mitsui & Co. Ltd., will serve as a
nonexecutive director and will stand for election at the
recycling companys annual general meeting later this
Sato has held various positions at Mitsui, including
executive director of Mitsui Coal Holdings Pty Ltd., senior
vice president of Mitsui Singapore, and president and chief
executive officer of Mitsui Raw Materials Development Pty Ltd.,
board chairman Geoff Brunsdon said.