In this role, Mr Bosch will assume overall responsibility for all Novelis PAE activities.

Mr Bosch has more than 20 years leadership experience in the manufacturing industry. He joined Novelis PAE in 2001 as Senior Manager, Continuous Casting, where he was responsible for all aspects of the continuous casting business, including the global strategy, annual budget and profit objectives.

“I am honoured to accept this new role and look forward to leading Novelis PAE on its current successful path. I am confident we have an exciting future ahead of us," states Bosch.

Mr. Bosch succeeds Philippe Charlier who has elected to retire after a 40-year career in the metal industry. Mr. Charlier has successfully led Novelis PAE, a major casting and metal treatment equipment manufacturer for the aluminium industry, since 2001. During his tenure Novelis PAE has become a positive and reliable contributor to Novelis Europe’s.