Mr Noboru Katsu was appointed to the position of Chairman & CEO of Mitsui Australia in April 2018. In his role Mr Katsu has responsibility for overseeing Mitsui’s diverse portfolio of businesses in Australia and the continued growth and diversification of the business.
Mr Katsu has close to 40 years’ experience at Mitsui, mostly in Mitsui’s iron and steel products businesses in Japan, and in overseas postings to Norway, Thailand and the United Kingdom.
His most recent appointment prior to joining the Australian business was as Chief Operating Officer of the Iron & Steel Products Business Unit in Tokyo.
Mr Katsu has a Master of Arts in Religion from the International Christian University.
Noburo Katsu, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Mitsui & Co, will be speaking in the Social Licence to Operate and Sustainable Mining Principles session at IMARC 2019 about partnerships in practice – what makes a good partner?