Severstal North America Inc. has named Olga Petrova chief
financial officer and Michael Tuomey deputy chief financial
officer, the company said Sept. 16.
be responsible for financial strategy, planning and reporting,
as well as forecasting, budget management and cost-benefit
analysisjoins Severstal North America from Moscow-based
parent company OAO Severstal, where she worked as head of
business planning and the controlling department since 2011.
Prior to Severstal, Petrova held high-level financial positions
at Shell Exploration & Production Co., Houston-based
Schlumberger Ltd. and Purchase, N.Y.-based PepsiCo Inc.
Tuomey, who had been serving in the post on an interim basis
and has worked at Severstal and its predecessor companies for
28 years in various senior-level financial positions, most
recently as director of corporate account and controlling.
Mich.-based steelmaker has experienced several executive-level
changes this year, including the resignation of chief executive
officer Sergei Kuznetsov (
amm.com, Sept. 3), as well as the departure of the
Dearborn operations vice president and general manager,
its chief financial officer and the retirement of the Columbus,
Miss., operations vice president and general manager (
amm.com, May 20).