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Eric Roegner Named Chief Operating Officer of Alcoa Investment Castings, Forgings, and Extrusions

  Eric Roegner Named Chief Operating Officer of Alcoa Investment Castings,
  Forgings, and Extrusions

Business Wire

NEW YORK -- January 9, 2013

Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that Eric Roegner, 42, has been named Chief
Operating Officer of Alcoa Investment Castings, Forgings and Extrusions, a new
position.

Eric Roegner has been named Chief Operating Officer of Alcoa Investment
Castings, Forgings and Extru ...

Eric Roegner has been named Chief Operating Officer of Alcoa Investment
Castings, Forgings and Extrusions, a new position. (Photo: Business Wire)

Roegner has been President of Alcoa Forgings and Extrusions since 2009 and has
led Alcoa Defense since June 2012. In his new role, Roegner will have
responsibility for Alcoa’s Power and Propulsion, Forgings and Extrusions, Oil
and Gas, and Defense businesses. He will also serve on Alcoa’s Executive
Council, the senior leadership team that sets strategic direction for the
company. Roegner will continue to report to Olivier Jarrault, Executive Vice
President and Group President, Engineered Products and Solutions (EPS).

Succeeding Roegner as President, Alcoa Forgings and Extrusions is Jacques
Vanier, who  had been COO, Forgings and Extrusions, since January 2012. Both
Vanier and Mike Pepper, President of Alcoa Power and Propulsion, will report
to Roegner.

“Eric has a demonstrated track record of success,” Jarrault said. “This
organizational change will help us leverage Alcoa’s leading global position in
aerospace propulsion, structures, and energy to align and extend our market
breadth and reach further downstream into end-market applications.”

“Eric Roegner’s strategic insights, combined with his passion for customers
and dedication to getting things done, have made him a key leader in Alcoa’s
EPS business unit,” said Klaus Kleinfeld, Alcoa Chairman and Chief Executive
Officer.

Roegner joined Alcoa in 2006 as Chief Operating Officer of Global Extruded
Products. In 2007 he became the President of Global Hard Alloy Extrusions.
Earlier in his career Roegner was a partner with McKinsey & Company and a
Field Engineer with Schlumberger Ltd. Roegner holds a Bachelor’s Degree in
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from Princeton University and a Master’s
Degree in Business Administration from Case Western Reserve University. He
currently serves on the Board of Governors of the Aerospace Industries
Association (AIA), the Finance Committee of the Board of Directors of the Ohio
Manufacturers Association (OMA) and on the Board of Directors of the Ohio
Chamber of Commerce (OCC). Eric and his wife, State Representative Kristina
Daley Roegner, and their three children reside in Hudson, Ohio.

Jacques Vanier, 51, re-joined Alcoa in 2010 as the Chief Operating Officer of
Extrusions and assumed operations responsibility for Forgings in 2012. Prior
to rejoining Alcoa, Jacques was the Vice President of manufacturing at
American Commercial Lines. Earlier in his career with Alcoa he held several
leadership assignments including Director of Global Manufacturing and
Operations, Alcoa Transportation Systems, and Director of Manufacturing for
Alcoa Soft Alloy Extrusions. Jacques holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial
Distribution and a Master’s Degree in Industrial Management from Clarkson
University. Jacques and his wife Laura reside in Lafayette, Indiana.

About Alcoa

Alcoa is the world’s leading producer of primary and fabricated aluminum, as
well as the world’s largest miner of bauxite and refiner of alumina. In
addition to inventing the modern-day aluminum industry, Alcoa innovation has
been behind major milestones in the aerospace, automotive, packaging, building
and construction, commercial transportation, consumer electronics and
industrial markets over the past 125 years. Among the solutions Alcoa markets
are flat-rolled products, hard alloy extrusions, and forgings, as well as
Alcoa® wheels, fastening systems, precision and investment castings, and
building systems in addition to its expertise in other light metals such as
titanium and nickel-based super alloys. Sustainability is an integral part of
Alcoa’s operating practices and the product design and engineering it provides
to customers. Alcoa has been a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index
for 11 consecutive years and approximately 75 percent of all of the aluminum
ever produced since 1888 is still in active use today. Alcoa employs
approximately 61,000 people in 30 countries across the world. For more
information, visit www.alcoa.com and follow @Alcoa on Twitter at
twitter.com/Alcoa.

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