EY appoints new global mining and metals leader
EY has announced the appointment of Paul D. Mitchell as the new EY global sector leader for mining and metals.
In his new role, Mitchell will be responsible for driving the EY mining and metals sector strategy, leading a network of over 5,000 industry professionals worldwide. He will focus on strategic thinking and digital transformation for clients, in this age of sector disruption.
Mitchell will continue to support EY clients to address their productivity challenges, to help manage their digital transformation journey and to navigate the future challenges of the sector. Mitchell will succeed Miguel Zweig, who has served as the sector leader since 2015 and is retiring from EY.
Mitchell is currently the EY global advisory leader for mining and metals, where he focuses on driving digital transformation, helping build capability and leading the alliance strategy for the sector. Mitchell has over 20 years of experience in providing mining and metals advisory services to clients around the globe in areas including developing corporate, operational and IT strategies, profit enhancement, performance improvement, post-merger integration, and financial and operational management. He joined EY in 2003 and leads teams of over 2,000 advisors across the globe. Mitchell will perform his new role in conjunction with his advisory leadership role.