Severstal North America Inc., a subsidiary of Russias OAO
Severstal, has appointed Sanjeev Badola director of scrap and
metallics procurement effective Jan. 1.
Badola will direct the
Dearborn, Mich.-based steelmakers strategy of procuring
metallics and scrap metal. He succeeds Sachin Shivaram, who
moved to the steelmakers commercial side (
amm.com, Sept. 24).
Badola previously served as the worldwide trading manager of
raw materials for Switzerland-based Starglobe Ltd., where he
oversaw a $400-million portfolio of pig iron, hot-briquetted
iron and iron ore trades. He also is knowledgable about
imports, exports, ocean shipping and inland transportation,