NEW YORK ArcelorMittal Dofasco Inc. president and chief executive officer Juergen G. Schachler is exiting his posts to shift to another part of the company.
He will be succeeded by Jim Baske, head of ArcelorMittal Dofascos North American tubular products division.
Schachler, who was appointed to the posts in 2007 (amm.com, April 23, 2007), will take a new position with ArcelorMittal Europe, with responsibilities in France, Italy and Spain.
Baske joined the company in 2002 and assumed responsibility for all North American tubular products facilities in 2009.
Hamilton, Ontario-based ArcelorMittal Dofasco is part of the Flat Carbon Americas unit of ArcelorMittal SA, Luxembourg.