U. S. Steel Board Elects David S. Sutherland as Non-Executive Chairman
As previously announced, executive chairman John P. Surma will retire on 31 December 2013.
Sutherland, 64, joined the U. S. Steel board in 2008 and serves on the Compensation and Organization Committee and the Corporate Governance and Public Policy Committee. He is the retired president and chief executive officer of the former IPSCO, Inc., a leading North American steel producer. Sutherland is also a director of GATX Corporation and Imperial Oil, Ltd.