ArcelorMittal Mines Canada

ArcelorMittal Mines Canada

March 08, 2010 08:00 ET

Serge Miller Appointed CEO of ArcelorMittal Mines Canada

MONTREAL, QUEBEC, CANADA--(Marketwire - March 8, 2010) - 

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ArcelorMittal, the world's leading steel company, today announced the appointment of Serge Miller as President and Chief Executive Officer of ArcelorMittal Mines Canada. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Miller was Chief Operating Officer.

"Serge Miller has demonstrated strong leadership in several senior positions during his long career with the company," said Kleber Silva, Vice President and Head of ArcelorMittal Iron Ore Operations. "He continued to deliver excellent results last year, in the midst of one of the most challenging periods for the mining industry. With the rapid development of the global iron ore markets and the customer base, his sound knowledge of the company, its customers and the iron ore industry will serve him very well to become an outstanding President and Chief Executive Officer."

Serge Miller holds a Bachelor's degree in Applied Science from the University of Sherbrooke. He joined ArcelorMittal Mines Canada in 1977 (then Québec Cartier Mining) as an engineer-in-training. He subsequently held various positions of increasing responsibility until his appointment as General Manager, Port and Pellet Plant in 2003. In January 2008 he was promoted to Vice President, Pellet Plants, Ports and Railways, and in July 2008, he was appointed Vice President, Operations, overseeing all company operations including the Pellet Plant, Port, Railway and Mine. Since February 2009, he has headed ArcelorMittal Mines Canada's executive team as Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.

Mr. Miller is a member of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec (Québec Order of Engineers) and of the Board of Directors of the Mining Association of Canada and of the Québec Mining Association.

About ArcelorMittal

ArcelorMittal is the world's leading steel company, with operations in more than 60 countries.

ArcelorMittal is the leader in all major global steel markets, including automotive, construction, household appliances and packaging, with leading R&D and technology, as well as sizeable captive supplies of raw materials and outstanding distribution networks. With an industrial presence in over 20 countries spanning four continents, the Company covers all of the key steel markets, from emerging to mature.

Through its core values of Sustainability, Quality and Leadership, ArcelorMittal commits to operating in a responsible way with respect to the health, safety and wellbeing of its employees, contractors and the communities in which it operates. It is also committed to the sustainable management of the environment and of finite resources. ArcelorMittal recognises that it has a significant responsibility to tackle the global climate change challenge; it takes a leading role in the industry's efforts to develop breakthrough steelmaking technologies and is actively researching and developing steel-based technologies and solutions that contribute to combat climate change.

In 2009, ArcelorMittal had revenues of $65.1 billion and crude steel production of 73.2 million tonnes, representing approximately 8 per cent of world steel output.

ArcelorMittal is listed on the stock exchanges of New York (MT), Amsterdam (MT), Paris (MT), Brussels (MT), Luxembourg (MT) and on the Spanish stock exchanges of Barcelona, Bilbao, Madrid and Valencia (MTS).

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About ArcelorMittal Mines Canada

A wholly owned subsidiary of ArcelorMittal, the world's leading steel company, ArcelorMittal Mines Canada is one of Canada's leading suppliers of iron ore to steel markets around the world, generating some 40 per cent of Canada's total production. As both a mining and primary processing company, it operates extensive facilities on the North Shore of the St. Lawrence Gulf, in the Province of Quebec. Mont-Wright is where the Company operates one of the largest open-pit mines in North America, as well as an iron ore concentration plant. The site is linked by Company rail to the industrial complex of Port-Cartier, where rail workshops, an internationally competitive pellet plant, a private port and the Company's corporate offices are located. Committed to the principles of sustainable development, the Canadian mining subsidiary of ArcelorMittal has built its reputation on the pursuit of excellence, quality products, the skills of its 2,000 talented employees and environmental leadership in the industry, as well as effective management that creates shareholder value. For more information, please visit

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Contact Information

  • Martin Simard
    Director, Communications
    Quebec Steel and Mining Operations
    418-766-2000 ext. 2332