Brian K. Bishop

Senior Vice President, Commercial


As senior vice president, Commercial, for Cleveland-Cliffs, Brian Bishop is responsible for flat roll and tubular steel sales. Prior to his most current appointment, he served as vice president, Steel Operations, with responsibilities for all flat-rolled steelmaking facilities. He has held several other senior management positions within AK Steel since joining the company in 1995.  He served as general manager for AK Steel's Mansfield, Middletown and Dearborn Works before being named director, Carbon Steel Operations, in 2015 and vice president, Carbon Steel Operations, in 2016, when he assumed responsibility for manufacturing planning. In 2019, he also assumed responsibility for the company’s information technology activities. Bishop holds a B.S. degree in metallurgical engineering from Michigan Technological University, and an M.B.A. from The Ohio State University.