In one of the most infamous business interviews of recent times, anglo american's cynthia carroll was written off by a former deputy chairman of her company in a few harsh words this woman's hopeless, he said. Business day reported on friday carroll would leave the major diversified miner after seven years at the helm it is a very difficult decision to leave, but next year i will be entering my seventh year as chief executive and i feel that the time will be right to hand over to a successor who can build further on the. Carroll was the chief executive of mining giant anglo american from march 2007 to april 2013 - cynthia carroll, former anglo american ceo to chair vedanta resources holdings. In three years, cynthia carroll has turned the tide initially not seen as the obvious choice for the number one job, she now has results to back up her ambition – from delivering significant cost savings and operational performance to a much improved safety record and more women coming in to the. Photography: getty images the idea: mining involves risk, and some executives believe fatalities are inevitable but after nearly 200 on-the-job deaths in the five years prior to her arrival, carroll decided to take a public stand to create safer working conditions when i became the ceo of anglo american, in 2007,. A ceo's life-and-death choice “this is the fifth miner who has been killed in an accident in this mine just in the few months that cynthia has been the ceo,” mukunda says in the podcast “she's got to decide what to do” carroll, hired as angloamerican ceo in 2007, was an ideal research and case. The surprise resignation friday of cynthia carroll, the alcan-trained ceo of global mining group anglo american, comes as a blow to female corporate advancement ms carroll, 55, was one of only four women ceos among ftse- 100 companies she was the first woman to take the top job at anglo when.
That makes two businesses she's buggered up” sitting in my favourite restaurant , i couldn't avoid overhearing the pink-faced, portly paterfamilias pontificating in his plummy accent there was no doubt who he was referring to, as cynthia carroll's “resignation” as ceo of anglo american had been announced days before. Cynthia carroll, one of several mining chief executives who exited the industry amid investor dissatisfaction at poor returns, is returning to the sector almost three years after leaving anglo american the american geologist is joining vedanta resources, the india-based mining and oil group at vedanta ms. Cynthia carroll renuncia a la presidencia ejecutiva de anglo american la ceo de la compañía minera aseguró que se debió a una decisión personal, tras cumplir más de cinco años al mando de la empresa 26 de octubre de 2012 | 08: 03 | reuters/emol bloomberg londres- la presidenta ejecutiva de anglo.
Subscribe to the financial times on youtube: ft and goldman sachs business book of the year 2011 cynthia carroll, ceo of anglo ame. In 2007, cynthia carroll, the newly-appointed chief executive of mining giant anglo american, was considering shutting down mines in south africa for safety reasons, namely worker fatalities no company had ever done so before carroll felt that operating a company whose goal was anything less than zero harm. Tags (151) africa anglo anglo american angloamerican annual results botswana business coal copper cynthia carroll de beers diamonds innovation interim results iron ore mine mining mining industry nickel platinum preliminary results results sir john parker sustainable development thermal coal “anglo american” more.
As previously announced, tony trahar intends to retire as chief executive officer of anglo american plc cynthia carroll, currently president alcan primary metal group, will join the anglo american board in mid january 2007 and will succeed tony trahar as chief executive officer on 1 march tony trahar. House husbandry and cynthia carroll i said in my previous blog that in discussing the waste of female talent we should not focus all our attention on women at the top and here i am immediately taking up the example of cynthia carroll, the ceo of anglo-american who has just resigned she is about as. Cynthia carroll ceo, anglo american in 2007, carroll became the first woman to lead anglo, the world's fourth largest mining company, making her one of the most influential women in the industry in the last year, profits have soared at the mining giant thanks to rising demand for commodities in emerging markets like.
By: creamer media reporter 16th september 2015 former anglo american ceo cynthia carroll has been appointed chairperson of london-listed vedanta resources holdings carroll, who currently held positions on the boards of bp and hitachi, would work alongside vedanta group chairperson anil agarwal, advising. Analysis: anglo's cynthia carroll, still skating the glass cliff by branko brkic• 24 february 2010 anglo american ceo cynthia carroll has just endured perhaps the worst year in the history of the company that has for so long been as quintessentially south african as vuvuzelas for carroll, it seems a classic case of breaking.
Browse anglo american plc's south african headquarters as ceo cynthia carroll quits latest photos view images and find out more about anglo american plc's south african headquarters as ceo cynthia carroll quits at getty images. Cyclone cynthia's secret weapon: a house husband anglo american's cynthia carroll has proved that women can lead in the toughest of all industries — mining so why aren't there more female chiefs andrew davidson february 27 2011, 12:01am, the sunday times cynthia carroll is against boardroom quotas for. London (reuters) - anglo american's (aall) chief executive cynthia carroll has quit after more than five years in the job, under pressure from investors over the mining group's lagging share price and continued dependence on strike-hit south africa. They say to always follow the money and the 3pc rise in the anglo american share price on friday morning, in a ftse 100 down 055pc as a whole, reveals satisfaction in the market that cynthia carroll's decision to quit as chief executive is the right one.