Alcoa has announced executive management appointments for the future Upstream and Value-Add Companies, expected to become effective upon completion of Alcoa’s previously announced separation in the second half of 2016.

Roy Harvey (pictured), Executive Vice President and Alcoa President of Global Primary Products, will serve as Chief Executive Officer of the new Upstream Company. William Oplinger, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Alcoa, will serve as the Upstream Company’s Chief Financial Officer.

In the Value-Add Company, Ken Giacobbe will serve as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Giacobbe is currently Chief Financial Officer of Alcoa’s Engineered Products and Solutions business.

As previously announced, Klaus Kleinfeld, Alcoa Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will lead the Value-Add Company as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. He will also serve as Chairman of the Upstream Company for the critical initial phase, ensuring a smooth and effective transition.