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Director name: David Clarke

Director Role: Vice President

Status:: Head of strategy and chief technology officer


Short Description:

David joined Mittal Steel in 2003 to support the integration and operational improvement activities in the Group’s then new acquisitions in Eastern Europe. In 2006, he co-led the development of the Mittal Steel Value Plan, a key element of the successful bid to merge with Arcelor, and was appointed vice president of strategy in 2007. In January 2016, he was also appointed as chief technology officer of ArcelorMittal.

David was appointed head of strategy in 2013, in charge of the development of medium- to long-term industry outlook, coordinating the Group’s annual strategy process, and leading projects of key strategic importance. Prior to joining Mittal Steel, David held positions at McKinsey & Company Princeton, Cambridge and Oxford Universities and AT&T Bell Laboratories.

David holds a PhD and MA in physics from Princeton University where he was a Fulbright Fellow and a Hackett Scholar, and a BSc (Hons) in Mathematics and Physics from the University of Western Australia.