PEOPLE MOVES: Aasheim appointed new Hydro CEO after Brandtzæg steps down

Hilde Merete Aasheim has been appointed new president and chief executive officer of aluminium producer Norsk Hydro, effective May 8.

She will succeed Svein Richard Brandtzæg, who steps down after 10 years as CEO. Brandtzæg, who became CEO of Hydro in March 2009, has been working in Hydro for 33 years and will remain with the company...


Alice Mason

March 18, 2019

11:40 GMT