PEOPLE MOVES: Rio Tinto appoints Simon Thompson as chairman

Rio Tinto has appointed Simon Thompson as chairman, the company announced on Monday December 4.

Thompson, who joined the Rio Tinto board as a non-executive director in 2014, will become chairman on March 5, 2018. He succeeds Jan du Plessis, who will step down as chairman and from the Rio Tinto board on the same date after serving almost...


Vivian Teo

December 04, 2017

02:40 GMT