Mr. Brad Davey | BE from McMaster University | NAMTECH Board Member
Mr. Brad Davey

Mr. Brad Davey

Mr. Brad Davey, a distinguished professional with over 25 years of experience in technology and manufacturing, currently serves as the Executive Vice President and Head of Corporate Business Optimization at ArcelorMittal. His extensive career is marked by a relentless commitment to excellence and leadership in various capacities.

As the Head of Corporate Business Optimization, Mr. Davey shoulders multiple critical responsibilities. These encompass the Chief Technology Officer (CTO), overseeing research and development (R&D), managing capital goods, corporate communications, and corporate responsibility. Furthermore, his purview now also extends to the global automotive sector.

Mr. Davey’s role also encompasses the responsibility of automotive joint ventures in China and India, the oversight of ArcelorMittal Tailored Blanks Americas, and his involvement as Vice Chairman of the Investment Allocation Committee (IAC). These responsibilities are a testament to his multifaceted leadership and pivotal role in shaping ArcelorMittal’s strategic direction.

His journey with ArcelorMittal commenced in 1986 when he joined ArcelorMittal Dofasco, Canada. Over the next 15 years, he held several critical technology and manufacturing roles, thus laying the foundation for his distinguished career within the organization. His contributions in these formative years underscore his technical acumen and dedication to the industry.

In 2001, Mr. Davey transitioned into senior commercial positions. Here, he was entrusted with key responsibilities. His roles included serving as the Vice President of ArcelorMittal Dofasco and later as the Chief Marketing Officer, North America Flat Rolled. These roles marked a pivotal juncture in his career, where he played a critical role in the commercial aspects of the steel industry.

His journey continued to ascend as he assumed the position of Chief Marketing Officer at ArcelorMittal, North America, and was entrusted with the leadership of the global automotive segment. His contributions in this role reflected his in-depth knowledge of the steel industry and a global perspective.
In 2018, Mr. Davey’s remarkable journey within ArcelorMittal culminated in his appointment as the Chief Executive Officer of ArcelorMittal North America. This role was a testament to his exemplary leadership and strategic vision.

Mr. Davey’s academic foundation is rooted in his Bachelor of Engineering degree from McMaster University, symbolizing his commitment to academic excellence and engineering expertise.
In conclusion, Mr. Brad Davey’s distinguished career within ArcelorMittal, marked by leadership, technical acumen, and a commitment to excellence, positions him as a prominent figure in the global steel industry. His multifaceted contributions underscore his enduring dedication to the industry’s growth and development.

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