Ostrava, 14 December 2018 - VÍTKOVICE STEEL will see a change in top management and the board of directors on 1 January 2019.

On 1 January 2019 Radek Strouhal will take over the position of Chief Financial Officer currently held by Petr Medvedík. Kateřina Nogolová will also become Human Resources Director in place of Hana Hoblíková. At the same time, the Company's Supervisory Board elected Jan Valenta and Radek Strouhal to the Board of Directors. Jan Valenta is the business director of the company since 2016.

Petr Medvedík and Hana Hoblíková have decided to leave the firm. “I would like to thank Hana and Petr for their significant contribution to the stability and success of our company and their exceptional commitment to their work. It was also thanks to them that we were able to control the effects of fluctuations in the international market. I wish both our colleagues much happiness in their careers and personal lives. I am convinced that Kateřina Nogolová and Radek Strouhal will continue in their positions with the same professionalism,” remarked Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board Dmitrij Ščuka on the changes in these important positions.

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