Decarbonization solution for ironmaking
President, Metals, Metso Outotec
Jari Ålgars, M. Sc. (Econ.), is the President Metals at Metso Outotec Corporation since 2020. Ålgars was appointed Chief Financial Officer of Outotec 2015. Before joining Outotec he served as President, Feed & Biofuel Andritz Corporation A/S (2009-2015) and prior to that he has held various management positions at Andritz and other companies (1993-2009).
Vice President – Ferrous & Heat Transfer, Metso Outotec
Attaul Ahmad is the Vice President of the Ferrous & Heat Transfer business line at Metso Outotec. Prior to joining Metso Outotec, Attaul had been a successful entrepreneur and an accomplished Supply Chain Leader in Automotive, Gas & Oil Processing and mining industries. He graduated from Hannover University of Applied Sciences and holds an MBA.
Technology and R&D, Ferrous & Heat Transfer
Max Köpf has 25 years background in metallurgical technology and plant engineering. In the last 20 years with Metso Outotec and its predecessor companies he was working in different roles in sales, process and product management, project delivery and services, always with a strong focus on Ferrous technologies. Based in Oberursel, Germany, he is leading now Technology and R&D of the Business Line Ferrous & Heat Transfer at Metso Outotec. He graduated from the RWTH university in Aachen, Germany, and holds a master’s degree in metallurgy and an MBA.
Director – Modelling & New Business
Sebastian Lang started his scientific career with a research project at Virginia Tech in 2009 and later, received his PhD in 2015 from the University of Technology Darmstadt. After his time as research associate at the Institute for Thermal Process Engineering, he joined Metso Outotec as process specialist and is today responsible within the product group Ferrous as Director for business development and modelling topics. Sebastian says, his motivation to join Metso Outotec back then was to realize industrial scale projects dealing with hydrogen, which was always a fascinating part of his research.