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Monday April 15, 2024

Location Fairmont Le Reine Elizabeth900, boulevard René-Lévesque OuestMontréal
ContactFrom 11.45am to 1.45pm (meal included)Registration deadline : Wednesday April 10 at 1 p.m

Jérôme Pécresse

Chief Executive Aluminium
Rio Tinto

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Biography

Jérôme Pécresse

Chief Executive Aluminium
Rio Tinto

 

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Biography

Jérôme Pécresse

Jérôme was appointed Chief Executive, Rio Tinto Aluminium, based in Montreal, in October 2023. 

Jérôme is committed to the energy transition. His early months with Rio Tinto have been focused on getting to know the business, with an emphasis on decarbonizing the company’s aluminium operations while growing the business to support new material needs for the future. Building a strong work culture around diversity and entrepreneurship and forging strong partnerships with First Nations and Indigenous peoples, communities, and governments, are fundamental to his approach. 
Prior to joining RioTinto, Jérôme was, since 2015, President & CEO of General Electric (GE) Renewable Energy, a global leader in the production of equipment for onshore & offshore wind, hydropower and the electricity grid, where he helped define and implement GE’s strategy to support the decarbonization of the energy sector. 

He brings a wealth of global experience, primarily in energy, mining, business development and strategy from his previous roles at GE, Alstom and Imerys, ideal for shaping Rio Tinto’s industry leading aluminium business for a low carbon future.

Jérôme is a French national, he started his career at Crédit Suisse First Boston and is a graduate from Ecole Polytechnique and Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées.
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