Alcoa Elects Carol Roberts to Board of Directors

  Alcoa Elects Carol Roberts to Board of Directors

Business Wire

NEW YORK -- January 23, 2014

Alcoa (NYSE: AA) today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Carol
L. Roberts a director of the Company and member of the Audit Committee of the
Board.

Alcoa's Board of Directors has elected Carol L. Roberts a director of the
Company. Roberts is Senior ...

Alcoa's Board of Directors has elected Carol L. Roberts a director of the
Company. Roberts is Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of
International Paper Company. (Photo: Business Wire)

Ms. Roberts, 54, is Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of
International Paper Company (IP), a global leader in packaging and paper with
manufacturing operations in 24 countries and 2012 net sales of $28
billion.Her career spans engineering, manufacturing, business management,
human resources and finance, bringing a strong set of cross-functional
experiences to the Alcoa Board.

“Carol has been a highly successful leader, delivering proven results at every
level from operating mill to global business group,” said Alcoa Chairman and
Chief Executive Officer Klaus Kleinfeld. “With her finance and operational
experience and passion for developing talent, Carol’s counsel and perspective
will further strengthen our Board as we continue the repositioning of Alcoa.”

Before being named CFO in 2011, Ms. Roberts led IP’s largest business, the
Industrial Packaging Group. While in that role, she led IP’s acquisition of
Weyerhaeuser’s packaging business. As Vice President of People Development for
three years, she developed human resources programs that have had a major
impact on IP’s talent posture and employee engagement. Ms. Roberts has served
in a variety of operational and technical roles since beginning her career
with IP in 1981 as an associate engineer at the company’s Mobile, Alabama
mill.

Ms. Roberts holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from
Yale University.

About Alcoa

Alcoa is a global innovation leader in lightweight metals, products and
solutions. Its technology, expertise and industry reach continue to advance
automotive and aerospace transportation, building and construction, consumer
electronics and packaging, defense applications across air, land and sea, and
the oil and gas industry. Alcoa pioneered the modern-day aluminum industry 125
years ago and today is a leader in delivering value-add products made from a
range of lightweight metals and flat-rolled aluminum. Alcoa is also a world
leading producer of primary aluminum, as well as the world’s largest miner of
bauxite and refiner of alumina. Alcoa has been a member of the Dow Jones
Sustainability Index for 12 consecutive years and approximately 75 percent of
all of the aluminum ever produced since 1888 is still in active use today.
Alcoa employs approximately 60,000 people in 30 countries around the world.
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Contact:

Alcoa
Investor Contact:
Kelly Pasterick, 212-836-2674
Kelly.Pasterick@alcoa.com
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