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Philip Martens, president and CEO of Novelis

Novelis CEO Martens to Discuss Global Leadership at Sept. 18 IMPACT Lecture

Georgia Tech’s IMPACT Speaker Series will feature Philip Martens, president and CEO of Novelis, on Wednesday, Sept. 18.

Martens, who will discuss “Global Leadership Essentials” will speak at 4:30 p.m. in LeCraw Auditorium of the Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business (800 West Peachtree Street).

Free and open to the public, the IMPACT series brings notable business executives, high-tech entrepreneurs, and intellectual leaders to the College. 

In his role at Novelis, Martens is the principal executive officer of the $10 billion world leader in aluminum rolled products.

Novelis operates 25 manufacturing plants in nine countries, employing approximately 11,000 people in the manufacture of premium aluminum sheet and foil products. The company is the global leader in the recycling of aluminum beverage cans, annually processing 40 billion used cans.

Prior to joining Novelis in April 2009, Martens served as senior vice president of light vehicle systems for Arvin Meritor and President and CEO designate of Arvin Innovation. 

For the full Fall 2013 lineup of IMPACT speakers, visit the IMPACT Website.

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