Mr. Michel Wurth
Chairman, ArcelorMittal Luxembourg
Chariman, IBCL Advisory Board
Michel Wurth (1954) has made most of his professional career within ArcelorMittal or its constituent companies. Before joining the Board of directors in May 2014, he was member of the Group Management Board, responsible for long carbon steel worldwide. From August 2006 to June 2011, he was in charge of flat carbon steel in Europe, Automotive and global R&D.
The merger between Aceralia, Arbed and Usinor leading to the creation of Arcelor in 2002 , led to Michel Wurth's appointment as Senior Executive Vice president and CFO up to January 1st 2006,when he became deputy CEO with responsibility for flat carbon steel and R&D.
Michel joined ARBED in 1979 and held various positions including Corporate secretary, M&A and CFO.
Furthermore, Michel Wurth is non executive chairman of Paul Wurth S.A. and of BIP Investment Partners S.A. and a member of the Board of directors of BGL BNP Paribas. He serves as member of the Board of Banque Centrale du Luxembourg.