Chairman, CEO and PresMr. Joseph Alvarado is no longer Chairman of the Board of the Company effective January 10, 2018. Mr. Alvarado is no longer Chief Executive Officer of the Company, effective August 31, 2017 . He is Chairman of the Board of Commercial Metals Co. since January 2013. Mr. Alvarado joined the Company in April 2010 as Executive Vice President and COO. He was named President and COO in April 2011, and in June 2011, He was appointed President and CEO effective September 2011. He was elected to our Board in September 2011 and was appointed as Chairman in January 2013. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Alvarado was President and COO at Dallas, Texasbased Lone Star Technologies, Inc., a company engaged in producing and marketing casing, tubing, line pipe and couplings for the oil and gas, industrial, automotive and power generation industries, from 2004 through 2007. He held such positions until United States Steel Corporationrationration, a steel manufacturer, named him President of U.S. Steel Tubular Products in June 2007 after completing its acquisition of Lone Star Technologies, Inc. and its related companies, a position he held until March 2009
Age: 63 Chairman Since 2017Alvarado began his career in steelmaking at Inland Steel Company in 1976, serving in various capacities until he was promoted to President of the Inland Steel Bar Company in 1995. Subsequently, Mr. Alvarado served as Executive Vice PresidentCommercial at Birmingham Steel Company from 1997 to 1998. In 1998, Mr. Alvarado joined Ispat North America Inc. as Vice PresidentLong Products Sales and Marketing, where he served until joining Lone Star Technologies in 2004.