Chief Executive Officer, Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Ma’aden)
Robert Wilt was appointed as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ma’aden on 1st February 2022. He brings 30+ years of experience in various leadership positions, delivering exceptional strategic and operational results in a range of challenging global environments.
Between February 2020 and January 2022, Bob was President and CEO of Sofina Foods one of Canada’s largest food processing companies with a global footprint. Prior to this, he was President of the Metals Group at “Precision Castparts Corporation”, managing two subsidiary aerospace and industrial companies.
He was previously Executive Vice President of Alcoa, where he spent 17 years in multiple positions and was accountable for the world’s largest bauxite mining and alumina refining system, and third largest smelting system.
Wilt holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a bachelor’s degree in Engineering Management from the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York.