South32 announced important changes to the operational accountabilities of its two COOs, which will become effective with the management of South Africa Energy Coal (SAEC) as a standalone business. Mike Fraser will be accountable for the alumina and aluminum operations in Australia and Southern Africa, and the Cerro Matoso operation in Colombia, while remaining South32’s primary representative for SAEC. Paul Harvey will be accountable for the group’s manganese operations in Australia and South Africa, as well as the Cannington and Illawarra Metallurgical Coal operations in Australia.

 

(img: (left) Paul Harvey, (right) Mike Fraser)