Anglo American announces Ian Tyler to its Board as upcoming Non-Executive Director

– UK, London –  Anglo American plc (LON: AAL) today announced the appointment of Ian Tyler to its Board as a non-executive director with effect from 1 January 2022.

The company also announced that Anne Stevens and Dr. Byron Grote will step down from the Board at the next AGM in April 2022.

“Ian Tyler brings a wealth of boardroom experience spanning a number of industrial sectors, including as chair of remuneration and audit committees. Combined with his distinguished executive career at Balfour Beatty, ultimately as chief executive, Ian is well placed to bring additional insights to our Board discussions,” commented Board CHairman, Stuart Chambers.

Ian Tyler will also join the Audit and Remuneration committees.

About Ian Tyler

Ian Tyler has served as Chairman of Vistry Group PLC since 2013. He has also served as a non-executive director of BAE Systems plc since 2013 and will step down from that role in May 2022.

Ian Tyler is a non-executive director of BAE Systems plc (since 2013), where he also chairs the remuneration committee. He has chaired the board of Vistry Group PLC (formerly Bovis Homes Group) since 2013 and is on the board of Amey and Affinity Water, both privately-held businesses. He is the former chairman of Cairn Energy PLC, and a former non-executive director of VT Group plc and Cable & Wireless Communications Plc, amongst other non-executive board roles. Mr Tyler’s senior executive career was at Balfour Beatty plc, a global infrastructure business, joining as finance director in 1996 and serving as CEO from 2005 to 2013.

Ian holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Birmingham, UK, and is a chartered accountant.

About Anglo American

Anglo American is a leading global mining company and our products are the essential ingredients in almost every aspect of modern life. Our portfolio of world-class competitive operations, with a broad range of future development options, provides many of the future-enabling metals and minerals for a cleaner, greener, more sustainable world and that meet the fast growing every day demands of billions of consumers. With our people at the heart of our business, we use innovative practices and the latest technologies to discover new resources and to mine, process, move and market our products to our customers – safely and sustainably.

As a responsible producer of diamonds, copper, platinum group metals, premium quality iron ore and metallurgical coal for steelmaking, and nickel – with crop nutrients in development – we are committed to being carbon neutral across our operations by 2040. More broadly, our Sustainable Mining Plan commits us to a series of stretching goals to ensure we work towards a healthy environment, creating thriving communities and building trust as a corporate leader. We work together with our business partners and diverse stakeholders to unlock enduring value from precious natural resources for the benefit of the communities and countries in which we operate, for society as a whole, and for our shareholders. Anglo American is re-imagining mining to improve people’s lives.

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