Holcim (US) Names Filiberto Ruiz President and Chief Executive Officer
Bernard Terver Named Chairman of the Board
WALTHAM, Mass., Feb. 5, 2013
WALTHAM, Mass., Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Today, the board of directors of
Holcim (US) Inc. (www.holcim.us), one of the nation's leading manufacturers
and suppliers of cement and mineral components, announced that it has named
Filiberto Ruiz to serve as the company's president and chief executive
officer. Ruiz's appointment also includes serving as president and chief
executive officer of Aggregate Industries US, (www.aggregate-us.com), a Holcim
Additionally, Bernard Terver, currently a member of the Holcim Ltd Executive
Committee, formerly president and chief executive officer of Holcim (US) and
Aggregate Industries US, has been named chairman of the board.
"As we look to the future, it is clear that Filiberto is the right choice to
lead both organizations," said Terver. "I am confident that through his
leadership we will continue to develop the next generation of leaders from
within the organization, maintain our focus on the communities we operate in,
the environment and our commitment to delivering the highest quality products
and services to our valued customers."
"Holcim is one of the world's most distinguished companies, with a 100-year
history of commitment to its employees, customers, and the communities in
which we operate," said Ruiz. "It's a tremendous honor to have been selected
to lead this talented team and to build on the success of the past."
Ruiz has served as the company's deputy chief executive officer since August
2012 and has been with the company for more than 26 years, holding a range of
general management, manufacturing and sales and marketing positions both
within and outside of the United States.
Terver has been president and chief executive officer of Holcim (US) since
October 2008 and Aggregate Industries US since 2010.He has more than 30
years' experience in the cement and mineral components industry both in the
United States and internationally.
About Holcim (US) Inc.
Holcim (US) Inc. is a subsidiary of Holcim Ltd, and one of the nation's
leading manufacturers and suppliers of cement and mineral components. Holcim
(US) has approximately 1,800 employees and operates 12 manufacturing plants
and more than 50 distribution facilities in the United States.
About Aggregate Industries US
Aggregate Industries US is a leading provider of aggregate and construction
materials to markets in 18 states and more than 300 cities.
SOURCE Holcim (US) Inc.
Contact: Robin L. DeCarlo, Robin.Decarlo@holcim.com, +1-781-647-2364
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