Anglo American appoints Duncan Wanblad as new Chief Executive

11/03/2021

South African national and Group Strategy Director Duncan Wanblad has been named as the successor to Mark Cutifani, who is stepping down after nine years as CEO

Photo: Wanblad replaces Cutifani at the helm of Anglo American.
Photo: Wanblad replaces Cutifani at the helm of Anglo American.

November 3, 2021 -- Anglo American plc ("Anglo American") has named Group Strategy Director, Duncan Wanblad as its new Chief Executive, with effect from Anglo American's forthcoming AGM on 19 April 2022. Mr Wanblad, a South African national who will also join the Board of Anglo American as an executive director on the same date, replaces the outgoing CEO, Mark Cutifani, who will retire as Chief Executive and step down from the Board at the AGM after nine years in the role.

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