"Sir Michael Davis is Chairman of Macsteel, a global trading and shipping company. From 2001 to 2013 he was Chief Executive of Xstrata, one of the world’s largest global diversified mining and metal companies. Prior to joining Xstrata, he was Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer of Billiton Plc. He has extensive capital markets and corporate transaction experience. During his career, he has raised more than $40 billion from global capital markets and successfully completed more than $120 billion of corporate transactions including the listing of Billiton on the London Stock Exchange, the merger of BHP and Billiton into the largest diversified mining company in the world and the successful merger of Xstrata and Glencore."
"Mr. Michael L. Davis, Mick has been the Chief Executive Officer of Xstrata plc since February 2002. Mr. Davis has been the Chief Executive Officer of Xstrata AG, a subsidiary of Xstrata plc since October 2001. He joined Gencor Limited in 1994 from Eskom, the South African Electricity Utility. He served as Chief Financial Officer of Billiton PLC since July 1997. He served as Executive Chairman of Ingwe Coal Corporation Limited, since 1995. He serves as an Executive Director at Xstrata PLC and served as its Director since February 25, 2002. Mr. Davis served as an Executive Director of Eskom. He served as an Executive Director of Billiton PLC since July 1997."