NEW YORK Edward
Vore has been named ArcelorMittal SAs chief executive
officer of mechanical-automotive for North America effective
Vore has held a number
of commercial positions since joining ArcelorMittal in 1983,
including head of marketing and sales of the companys
North American mechnical-automotive business unit, the company
said in an internal memo dated June 28.
Vore will report
directly to Arnaud Jouron, chief executive officer of the
Luxembourg-based steelmakers tubular products
Vore succeeds Jim Baske, who was recently named chief
executive officer of ArcelorMittal Dofasco Inc. (
amm.com, June 19), a spokeswoman for the company
told AMM in an e-mail.