Nexa Announces New Head of Investor Relations
Nexa Resources S.A. (“Nexa” or the “Company”) announces to its shareholders and to the market in general the hiring of the new Head of Investor Relations, Roberta Varella, reporting directly to Senior Vice-President of Finance and Group CFO Rodrigo Menck.
Roberta has a wide experience in finance and planning, having built her career at Marfrig, Braskem and Vale, among others. Also, Roberta holds a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from E.E.Mauá, a Business degree and MBA from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV) and an extension course focused on Strategy from the Wharton School.
Nexa is a large-scale, low-cost integrated zinc producer with over 60 years of experience developing and operating mining and smelting assets in Latin America. The Company operates and owns five long-life underground mines, three located in the Central Andes of Peru and two located in the state of Minas Gerais in Brazil. Nexa also owns a zinc smelter in Peru and two zinc smelters in Brazil. The Company is among the top five producers of mined and refined zinc globally in 2018, according to Wood Mackenzie.
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Roberta Varella – Head of IR