Brazilian copper producer Paranapanema SA has named
Christophe Malik Akli as its new president. He replaces interim
president Edson Monteiro, who will act as director vice
Akli is an engineer
and holds a masters degree in biochemistry.
Monteiro took over as
temporary president in February following the resignation of
former president Luiz Antonio Ferraz Jr. in December 2012.
The company currently produces about 267,000 tonnes per year
of cathodes and will increase its output to 280,000 tonnes
annually in the next year.
A version of this
article was first published in AMM sister publication Metal