Lakshmi Mittal

Director Since: June 2008

Goldman Sachs Committees: Compensation, Governance, Public Responsibilities
Other Current U.S.-listed Public Company Directorships: ArcelorMittal S.A.
Other U.S.-listed Public Company Directorships within past 5 years: None

Key Experience and Qualifications

  • Leadership, business development and operations: Founder of Mittal Steel Company and Executive Chairman and former Chief Executive Officer of ArcelorMittal, the world’s leading integrated steel and mining company and a leader in its focus on sustainability efforts
  • International business and growth markets: Leadership of a company with a presence in over 60 countries and an industrial footprint in 16 countries provides global business expertise and perspective on public responsibilities
  • Corporate governance and international governance: Current and prior service on the boards of directors of other international public companies and not-for-profit entities assists with committee responsibilities

Career Highlights

  • ArcelorMittal S.A., a steel and mining company
    • Executive Chairman (February 2021 – Present)
    • Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (May 2008 – February 2021)
    • President and Chief Executive Officer (November 2006 – May 2008)
  • Chief Executive Officer, Mittal Steel Company N.V. (1976 – November 2006)

Other Professional Experience and Community Involvement

  • Trustee, Cleveland Clinic
  • Member, Governing Board, Indian School of Business
  • Member, European Round Table for Industry
  • Chairman, Governing Council, LNM Institute of Information Technology
  • Member, Global Advisory Council, Harvard University 


  • Graduate of St. Xavier's College in India