MEXICO CITY ArcelorMittal Mexico SA de CV recently named Victor Cairo as its new chief executive officer, replacing Bill Chisholm, the company said.
Cairo, who took on the role in June, is the first Mexican citizen to hold the position, according to ArcelorMittal Mexico, part of Luxembourg-based ArcelorMittal SA.
He had been acting as general director of tubular products at ArcelorMittal Monterrey since 2007.
Before that, he worked at Dofasco Mexico, now ArcelorMittal Monterrey. He started his professional career as operations manager at Caterpillar Mexico SA de CV, the company said.
Chisholm has taken on the role of chief executive officer of Canadian metals manufacturer and distributor Samuel, Son & Co. Ltd.
A version of this article was first published in AMM sister publication Steel First.