Rio sacks minerals boss amid Guinea scandal
Published: Thursday, 17 November 2016
Alan Davies is to be dismissed, following his suspension last week. Bold Bataar, managing director of iron ore sales and marketing will succeed him.
Anglo-Australian miner Rio Tinto Plc has
let go Alan Davies, its Energy and Minerals CEO, following an
internal investigation into payments made over the Simandou
iron ore project in Guinea.
Rio announced Davies’ dismissal late on the
evening of 16 November, exactly...