THE INSTITUTE

Brazil Steel Institute is a representative entity of the Brazilian steel producing companies. Formerly the Instituto Brasileiro de Siderurgia, it was founded on May 31, 1963.

Mission

To defend and represent the Brazilian steel producing industry, acting to improve competitiveness and sustainable development.

Vision

Be recognized as the most representative, visible and credible class entity in the corporate segment.

Values

Accessibility

Ease of access to people, information and services of the Instituto do Aço Brasil.

Appreciation of People

Spread a culture of respect, consideration and civility among people.

Transparency

Conduct acts with full visibility, committed to disseminating actions and results.

Social and environmental responsibility

Promote actions aimed at the welfare of society and the protection and balance of the environment.

Quality

Efficiently and effectively meet the needs and expectations of internal and external customers.

Commitment

Act with dedication, commitment and involvement in their activities.

Duties

  • Conduct studies and research related to production, equipment and technology, raw materials and energy, market trends, new steel applications and industrial relations;
  • Collect data and prepare and disseminate statistics;
  • Collaborate on product standardization;
  • Develop programs and policies applied by the sector;
  • Act as a sectoral representative with public and private agencies and entities in the country and abroad;
  • Conduct public relations activities and maintains contact with similar entities abroad

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Board of Directors is composed of the senior management of each company associated with the Brazil Steel Institute.

The Board of Directors is responsible for defining the Institute's guidelines and action strategies, analyzing the profit and loss statements for the previous year, accompanied by the Fiscal Council's opinion, and deciding on the budgets and contributions of Members, among other demands. Elections for chairman take place every two years.

BELOW IS THE CURRENT COMPOSITION OF THE STEERING COMMITTEE OF THE BRAZIL STEEL INSTITUTE

PRESIDENT
Diretor

Jefferson De Paula

Chairman of the Board of Directors of Aço Brasil / Chairman of ArcelorMittal Brasil and CEO of ArcelorMittal Aços Longos e Mineração LATAM
COUNSELORS
COUNSELORS

Silvia Nascimento

Aço Verde do Brasil
COUNSELORS

Frederico Ayres Lima

Aperam
COUNSELORS

Jorge Oliveira

ArcelorMittal Brasil
COUNSELORS

Alexandre Barcelos

ArcelorMittal Brasil
COUNSELORS

Marcos Eduardo Faraco Wahrhaftig

Gerdau Aços Brasil, Argentina e Uruguai
COUNSELORS

Marcelo Marino

ArcelorMittal Aços Longos
COUNSELORS

Marcelo Botelho

Companhia Siderúrgica do Pecém
COUNSELORS

Fernando Pessanha

Gerdau
COUNSELORS

André B. Gerdau Johannpeter

Gerdau
COUNSELORS

Gustavo Werneck

Gerdau
COUNSELORS

Sergio Leite de Andrade

Usiminas
COUNSELORS

Clayton Labes

Sinobras
COUNSELORS

Marcelo Chara

Ternium Brasil
COUNSELORS

Mario Galli

Ternium Brasil
COUNSELORS

Alberto Akikazu Ono

Usiminas
COUNSELORS

Pierre Alain Yves Le Marie D'archemont

Vallourec
COUNSELORS

Armin Andreas Wuzella

Villares Metals
EXECUTIVE BOARD
Conselho

Marco Polo de Mello Lopes

Executive President
Conselho

Maria Cristina Yuan

Director of Institutional Affairs
Conselho

Mônica Aguiar

Administrative and Financial Director

Managed Entities

CENTRO DE COPRODUTOS AÇO BRASIL (CCABRASIL SUSTAINABLE SOLUTIONS)
BRAZILIAN CENTER OF STEEL CONSTRUCTION (CBCA)
CB-28 – TECHNICAL STANDARDS