Helmut Wieser

Board member, Independent Director

Member of the Strategic Planning Committee and member of the Human Resources, Remuneration and Social Policies Committee.


Board member since 2011

Helmut Wieser was an Executive Vice President of Alcoa and Group President responsible for Alcoa’s global mill products and rigid packaging businesses until November 2011. He also oversaw Alcoa’s businesses in the Asia Pacific region, with a focus on China, the Australian rolled products businesses and Alcoa’s operations in Russia. In addition, Helmut Wieser was a member of the Alcoa Executive Council, the senior leadership group that provides strategic direction for the company. 


He also served on the board of governors of the International Graduate University in Washington, D.C. on Capitol Hill. Before joining Alcoa, Helmut Wieser worked for Austria Metal Group (AMAG) for 10 years, holding a series of management positions in its rolled products unit, culminating in 1997 as an executive member of the board and COO. Earlier, he held several senior management positions with Voest Alpine in Austria and Venezuela, including President of Voest Alpine Venezuela. In March 2014 became a member of Management Board of Austria Metall AG. Since 2014, he is a member of the board (Independent director) of Rain Carbon Inc. In April 2014, he became the company's CEO. Since 2014, he is a member of the board (Independent director) of Rain Carbon Inc.


Helmut Wieser received a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and Economics in 1981 from the University of Graz, Austria.

Resolution of the Board of Directors of NLMK to consider Helmut Wieser eligible for the position of independent director.

Independent directors gain majority on NLMK Board committees
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NLMK shareholders confirmed Grigory Fedorishin as president and elected new Board of Directors
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NLMK Board approves AGM agenda
The Board of Directors of NLMK Group held a meeting on 27 April 2018 during which the agenda for the Annual General Shareholders’ Meeting (AGM), which will be held on 8 June 2019, was approved. The list of persons ...
NLMK Board of Directors votes to hold Annual General Shareholders' Meeting on 8 June 2018
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Independent directors gain majority on NLMK Board committees
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NLMK shareholders confirmed Oleg Bagrin as the group’s president and elected new Board of Directors
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NLMK Board of Directors votes to hold Annual General Shareholders' Meeting on 2 June 2017
At a meeting held on the 3th of March, directors of NLMK Group (LSE:NLMK), an international steel company with assets in Russia, the USA and the EU, resolved to convene the Annual General Shareholders’ Meeting on 2 June ...
NLMK shareholders approve dividends for FY2015 and Q1 2016
NLMK shareholders at the Annual General Meeting today approved the payment of dividends for FY2015 and Q1 2016. They voted to confirm Oleg Bagrin as the Group’s Chief Executive Officer; and to elect a new Board of ...
NLMK increases number of independent directors on NLMK Board committees
NLMK’s Board of Directors today held its first meeting following the Annual General Shareholders’ Meeting. Vladimir Lisin was re-elected as Chairman of the Board. The Board of Directors approved a schedule of Board ...
NLMK Board of Directors votes to hold Annual General Shareholders' Meeting on 3 June 2016
At a meeting directors of NLMK Group resolved to convene the Annual General Shareholders’ Meeting on 3 June 2016. The Board announced candidates to the NLMK Board of Directors; and suggested the shareholders re-elect ...