Simon Wandke

Simon Wandke

ArcelorMittal Mining

Chief Executive Officer

Simon C. Wandke, 59, is a member of the Group management committee and the Chief Executive Officer of ArcelorMittal Mining.

He joined ArcelorMittal in January 2011 as chief commercial officer of ArcelorMittal Mining. He has over 30 years’ experience in the mining and minerals industry, starting his career in 1981 at BHP, where he held positions in mines in Australia and Indonesia and held other commercial offices globally until 2002. He then joined Destra Consulting Group as Partner before becoming Chief Marketing Officer for Ferrexpo plc in 2006 based in Hong Kong, Switzerland & United Kingdom. Simon is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors with a diploma in Company Directorship. He also holds a post graduate diploma in Corporate Finance from Swinburne University as well as a B.A., Psych, Marketing (Comm) from the University of Melbourne. Mr. Wandke holds dual citizenship in Australia and the United Kingdom.