BEACHWOOD, Ohio, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Aleris International, Inc. a global leader in aluminum rolled products, extrusions and recycling, announced today Mike Keown will become Vice President, Finance for Aleris Rolled Products North America ("RPNA"). Ted Lehman, the current Aleris Americas CFO will become Vice President, Aleris Americas Metals Procurement replacing Mike. These new assignments will be effective August 1, 2010.
Steve Demetriou, Chairman and CEO said, "We are pleased to be able to promote two of our key leaders and continue to invest in their development. We are confident Mike and Ted will make important contributions in their new areas of responsibility as we begin the next chapter in Aleris's future."
Mike Keown has been with the company for over twelve years in a numerous positions of increasing responsibility in both finance and metals procurement. Ted Lehmann joined the company in 2004 and has progressed through several finance assignments including CFO Aleris Europe.
Aleris International, Inc. is a global leader in aluminum rolled products and extrusions, aluminum recycling and specification alloy production. Headquartered in Beachwood, Ohio, a suburb of Cleveland, the Company operates over 40 production facilities in North America, Europe, South America and Asia, and employs approximately 6,500 employees. For more information about Aleris, please visit our Website at www.Aleris.com.
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