Principal Occupation and Business Experience
Mr. Longhi retired in 2017 as the Chief Executive Officer of United States Steel Corporation (a leading integrated steel producer) (February 2017 to May 2017). Mr. Longhi was formerly President and Chief Executive Officer (September 2013 to February 2017), President and Chief Operating Officer (June 2013 to September 2013), and Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (July 2012 to June 2013) of United States Steel Corporation. Prior to joining United States Steel Corporation, he served as Chief Executive Officer and President (2006 to 2011) and President (2005 to 2006) of Gerdau Ameristeel Corporation. Mr. Longhi spent 23 years at Alcoa, Inc. prior to that, where he served in various roles of increasing responsibility since 1982, including as President – Alcoa Wheels International, President – Alcoa Forgings Division, President and Chief Executive Officer – Howmet Castings, and Alcoa Vice President and Group President – Global Extrusions. Mr. Longhi is currently a director of Harsco Corporation (a global provider of environmental solutions for industrial and specialty waste streams and innovative technologies for the rail sector) and ITT Inc. (a leading manufacturer of highly engineered critical components and customized technology solutions for the transportation, industrial, and oil and gas markets).
Key Skills and Qualifications
Mr. Longhi’s qualifications to serve as a director include his extensive senior management, strategic planning, business development, and operational experience, which he gained through his roles as President, Chief Executive Officer, and Chief Operating Officer of global, publicly traded companies. Mr. Longhi also possesses in-depth knowledge in the areas of executive compensation and international operations.